A.A. Badenhorst Family Wines

The Curator Red Blend

8.429 ratings
8.42 pro ratings
Coastal Region, Western Cape, South Africa
Shiraz, Cinsault, Grenache, Tinta Barroca, Carignan
Beef, Venison, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Lamb, Pasta, Potato, Mushrooms, Salami & Prosciutto, Chili & Hot Spicy, Tomato-Based, Pork, Pungent Cheese, Hard Cheese, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Herbs, Soft Cheese, Turkey, Veal, Chicken, Exotic Spices, Duck, Nuts & Seeds, Asian Cuisine, Salads & Greens, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, Quinoa
Top Notes For
Adam K.

When the Rhône-style blend outperforms the actual Rhône blend at the table...

When the Rhône-style blend outperforms the actual Rhône blend at the table...

Sep 24th, 2016
Sean Trapani

Founder/Educator Wine Fluent, Consultant ABC Fine Wines & Spirits

8.0

Inoffensive plonk of generic red fruit. It's a box wine in a bottle, but not unpleasant.

Inoffensive plonk of generic red fruit. It's a box wine in a bottle, but not unpleasant.

Jan 13th, 2016
Adam K.

Getting that fynbos nose with lots of warmth and spice, but it's a little more subdued on the palate. Decent for the price. 2011 vintage.

Getting that fynbos nose with lots of warmth and spice, but it's a little more subdued on the palate. Decent for the price. 2011 vintage.

Mar 25th, 2015
Maggie

chosen for the label...

chosen for the label...

Aug 12th, 2016
Caitlin Osbahr

Thin and limey

Thin and limey

Apr 14th, 2016
Josh Watts

Spicy...nothing to shout about though.

Spicy...nothing to shout about though.

Apr 5th, 2016
Jenna Kaminsky

Yummy easy drinking

Yummy easy drinking

Mar 17th, 2016
Benjamin Kinzer

Bold and fruity. Currents, cranberry, unripened strawberries, tobacco...

Bold and fruity. Currents, cranberry, unripened strawberries, tobacco...

Mar 15th, 2016
Caitlin Osbahr

Decent, made a superior mulled wine

Decent, made a superior mulled wine

Feb 15th, 2016
Brandy Barnes

Moderately priced bottle from a family producing tasty vines. Love it. Also, can we talk about dat label? Art's lookin on fleek.

Moderately priced bottle from a family producing tasty vines. Love it. Also, can we talk about dat label? Art's lookin on fleek.

Jan 23rd, 2016