New World Stars

The Californians have been chasing the dream for years while Australia, New Zealand, Chile and South Africa have all made a decent fist of it too. We’re talking Bordeaux Blends here, or how to make a Bordeaux ‘château-a-like’ from Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot somewhere else in the world. In April’s edition of Decanter Magazine, which you may have read while locked down, Andy Howard MW put up a raft of his top contenders and, we were delighted to report, Tanners stocks four of his high marked selections.

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  1. Acrux
    Acrux, Colchagua, Sutil 2015
    Cabernet Sauvignon 14.0% Vol
    Chile > Maipo & Mid Chile
    A blend of many grape varieties, this is powerful wine with huge depth, concentration and...
    £21.00 per bottle As low as £20.00
    • £20.00 6 or more
  2. Meerlust Rubicon, Stellenbosch
    Meerlust 'Rubicon', Stellenbosch 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon 14.0% Vol
    South Africa > Coastal Region
    A Merlot and Cabernet blend, Rubicon is one of the Cape's leading claret-style wines. Complex,...
    £27.00 per bottle As low as £25.00
    • £25.00 6 or more
  3. Journeys End Pastor's Blend Stellenbosch
    Journey's End 'The Pastor's Blend' Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot, Stellenbosch 2018
    Cabernet Sauvignon 13.5% Vol
    South Africa > Coastal Region
    An attractive smoky fruit character on the nose, rich and plummy on the palate, this is juicy and...
    £11.90 per bottle As low as £11.00
    • £11.00 6 or more
  4. Journey's End Cape Doctor Cabernet
    Journey's End 'The Cape Doctor', Stellenbosch 2014
    Cabernet Sauvignon 14.0% Vol
    South Africa > Coastal Region
    Powerful ripe fruit is lush and fleshy on both the nose and palate, with lots of ripe cassis and...
    £21.50 per bottle
  5. Decanter New World Bordeaux Blends - Half Dozen
    Decanter New World Bordeaux Blends - Half Dozen
    In April’s edition of Decanter Magazine, Andy Howard MW put up a raft of his top contenders of...
    £120.00

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