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Avondale La Luna, Galaxy Range

AVON370
The name 'La Luna' is a reference to the moon, believed by biodynamic winemakers to be an influence on the winemaking process. La Luna is Avondale's Bordeaux blend. Surprisingly subtle and elegant with restrained power.
Type:
Vintage:
2012
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Malbec
Style:
N/A
ABV:
14%
Producer:
Region:
Country:
South Africa
Body:
Elegant, refined and supple
Drinking Window:
Drink now through to 2025
Closure Type:
Cork
£25.99
 

Avondale Wine

The picturesque 160-hectare farm that is today known as Avondale has been under cultivation for more than 300 years. Early records show that the land was one of the first in the Paarl Valley to be allocated specifically for the production of wine grapes. Avondale is now home to the Grieve Family and 25 farm worker families. As the pioneers of Vital Health Foods, South Africa’s leading health food company, the Grieves have an innate focus on well-being that encompasses the land and its community of people. Avondale are committed to providing fair and decent living and working conditions to enable their people to enjoy healthy, balanced lives.

Tasting Notes

Dark purple in colour with classic berry aromas and a hint of tobacco leaf. On the palate there are layers of mineral intense fruit, with gentle tannins and a lovely freshness to the wine.

Food Matches

Enjoy with cider and maple syrup glazed pork chops.