RECM finds best value in Robertson, best quality in Franschhoek


A remarkably strong Shiraz field and a remarkably consistent result: a correlation coefficient of 0.4 between price and score meaning that in general, you get what you paid for. Wynand Grobler from Rickety Bridge romps home in first position. Now based in Franschhoekfranschhoekcellarwines RECM finds best value in Robertson, best quality in Franschhoek
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, he learnt his trade on the Helderberg where his former boss, Jean Engelbrecht, waltzed off with the best SA trophy at the Concours Mondial in Bruxelles earlier this month for his Rust en Vrede Shiraz  blend.

sy RECM finds best value in Robertson, best quality in Franschhoek

So if price is no option:

Rickety Bridge Shiraz 2011 Price R130.00 Value R167.67 Score 16.50
Glen Carlou Syrah 2010 Price R130.00 Value R163.87 Score 16.30
Rooiberg Winery Shiraz 2012 Price R37.50 Value R156.69 Score 16.00
Haskell Dombeya Boulder Road Shiraz 2011 Price R96.00 Value R148.45 Score 16.00
Kleine Zalze Shiraz 2011 Price R106.00 Value R135.46 Score 15.90
Rooiberg Winery Shiraz Reserve 2012 Price R70.00 Value R131.60 Score 15.90

However, if you’re paying you may want to adjust your parameters:

Rooiberg Winery Shiraz 2012 Price R37.50 Value R156.69 Score 16.00
Obikwa Shiraz 2012 Price R30.00 Value R103.68 Score 15.50
Slanghoek Private Selection Shiraz 2010 Price R40.00 Value R82.06 Score 15.20
Rooiberg Winery Shiraz Reserve 2012 Price R70.00 Value R131.60 Score 15.90
Riebeek Cellars Shiraz 2012 Price R38.00 Value R62.70 Score 15.00
Haskell Dombeya Boulder Road Shiraz 2011 Price R96.00 Value R148.45 Score 16.00