Delheim wine estate has released a once-off and super exclusive Cape Blend that celebrates the life of the late Spatz Sperling. Called Iconoclast, this wine from the 2012 vintage is a tribute to the South African wine pioneer and his fearless challenge of conventional wisdoms. Iconoclast is a blend of four cultivars although not typical of a Cape Blend, which commonly use South African Pinotage as the lead variety.
Iconoclast is Shiraz-driven, a quirk that would have made Spatz smile not only for being contrary to the mainstream, but also because Shiraz was his favourite. Read more here