James Halliday 2016 Wine Companion: 95pts for 2013 Bekkers Syrah Grenache.
James Halliday 2016 Wine Companion
2013 Bekkers Syrah Grenache
30 Dec 2014
James Halliday – Published on 27 Jul 2015
A 70/30% blend, the grapes from three vineyards and fermented separately; 15-20% whole bunches, the remainder destemmed and machine-sorted to remove shrivelled berries; cold soak 5 days, wild-fermented, matured in used French oak. Brightly coloured, it has strikingly savoury complexity with red and black fruits. 97 dozen made.