The Mullineux Kloof Street Swartland Rouge 2020 offers a glimpse into the heart of Swartland’s winemaking tradition. This red blend is crafted with the same dedication and finesse that has become synonymous with the Mullineux name, a wine that truly reflects the region’s dynamic terroir. The 2020 vintage stands out for its optimal balance of warmth and coolness, producing grapes that lend the Rouge its signature depth and elegance. With a commitment to sustainable practices and a minimal intervention approach, the Mullineux Kloof Street Swartland Rouge is more than just a wine — it’s an ode to the natural beauty and bounty of Swartland. Each bottle tells a story of the land, the vintage, and the meticulous care that went into its creation.
From the first pour, the Mullineux Kloof Street Swartland Rouge 2020 beckons with a vibrant ruby color, indicative of its youthful vigor. The nose is greeted with an inviting blend of red and black fruits, where ripe cherries and succulent plums meet a subtle spice and a whisper of earthiness, characteristic of the Swartland’s diverse terrain. The palate is an exploration of the Rouge’s intricate layers. Lush berry flavors are complemented by nuances of Mediterranean herbs and black pepper, beautifully integrated with the natural tannins and a fresh acidity that give this wine its structure and longevity. The finish is satisfying and long-lasting, with a velvety texture that makes each sip as delightful as the last.