Classic Clare Cabernet

Blackberries, cassis with a hint of mint and herbs.

Full bodied, with soft fine tannins

 

Drink right now but will cellar for up to 12 years.

Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

SKU: MWCabSav
AU$35.00Price
  • Style

    Poise, style, balance and grace

     

    Grapes

    Cabernet Sauvignon

     

    Vineyards

    REGION: Clare Valley, South Australia

    SUB REGION: Clare and Penwortham

    ALTITUDE: 400-470 metres above sea level

    SOIL: Sandy loam / red and brown clay over limestone.

    Sustainably farmed.

     

    Winemaking

    Fruit arrived in beautiful condition.

    An early vintage but still lovely concentration

    Cold maceration, 9 day fermentation on skins with pump over twice daily.

    Racked into barrels, 20% new oak (14% French 6% American)–300 L barrels.

    Balance in seasoned French oak for 18 months and then tank for final blend.

     

    Alc/Vol 14.4%

    PH 3.48

    TA 6.12

     

    The Wine

    Classic Clare Cabernet

    Blackberries, cassis with a hint of mint and herbs.

    Full bodied, with soft fine tannins

     

    Drink right now but will cellar for up to 12 years.