Alto Wine Estate

Alto Rouge Red Blend

9.155 ratings
9.31 pro ratings
Stellenbosch, Coastal Region, Western Cape, South Africa
Red Blend
Top Notes For
Christopher Bates

Master Sommelier, Owner/Winemaker Element Winery

9.3

1991 vintage. A little week on the nose, but great structure!

1991 vintage. A little week on the nose, but great structure!

Dec 5th, 2016
Martin Bergo

Deep dark purple; the cabs dominate the nose with green bell pepper pyrazines and with blackberries, mulberries, cookie dough, vanilla, violets behind; well integrated but rich tannins, nice midpalate and a delicious sweet finish.

Deep dark purple; the cabs dominate the nose with green bell pepper pyrazines and with blackberries, mulberries, cookie dough, vanilla, violets behind; well integrated but rich tannins, nice midpalate and a delicious sweet finish.

Jan 3rd, 2017
James K

Impressive.

Impressive.

Oct 24th, 2015
Geordie Edmiston

Smooth on the palette with a fruity finish.

Smooth on the palette with a fruity finish.

Aug 28th, 2015
Khanya Ngcobo

Absolutely amazing

Absolutely amazing

May 3rd, 2015
Darryl Millis

Very nice, easy drinking.

Very nice, easy drinking.

Apr 25th, 2015
Riaan Preez

Great all rounder

Great all rounder

Dec 27th, 2014
Christopher Marais

Great wine, from a fantastic farm.

Great wine, from a fantastic farm.

Aug 25th, 2014
Daniel Tredoux

Nice Nose. Good buy 4/5 D, 4/5 M.

Nice Nose. Good buy 4/5 D, 4/5 M.

Sep 1st, 2013
Jonathan Keytel

This remains a perfect Pizza wine!

This remains a perfect Pizza wine!

Aug 16th, 2013