2005 Klein Constantia Vin de Constance - Printable Version

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- TheEngineer - 10-31-2011 04:44 PM

I don't get this often and I alway enjoy this wine when presented it.

Golden in colour with a slight orangey, rosey hue. honeyed, floral, the 2005 is a bit lighter in body than others I think, lacking the complexity that a few more years should bring. Orange, clementine, a hint of caramel, good acidity and a good long finish. Body is medium plus, this is not the thickness of icewine but something lighter. Well made!