2016 Mudgee Cabernet Sauvignon - Mal's Selection

2016 Mudgee Cabernet Sauvignon - Mal's Selection

2016 Cabernet Sauvignon
Mudgee, NSW

Wonderful aromas of blackcurrant and boiled lollies, rich, ripe, generous, long and dry.

$50 each

Wine Details

Region

Mudgee

Vintage

2016

Type

Red Wine

Variety

Cabernet Sauvignon

Volume

750mL

Alcohol Volume

15.6%

Standard Drinks

9.2

Closure

Cork

Colour

Dark black opal in colour with dark magenta hues.

Bouquet

Lifted, ripe, generous and powerful. The nose displays wonderful aromas of blackcurrant and boiled lollies. This is supported by herbal aromas of cardamom and cloves with wafts of vanillin like nutty oak.

Palate

Rich, ripe, generous, long and dry. The upfront palate displays fruit flavours of overtly ripe fruits of the forest. The mid palate is layered with choc mint like flavour and hints of cedar and earth. The back palate is dry and long with cleansing acidity and firm yet soft tannins.

Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential

5 – 8 years.

Food Matches

Herb crusted roasted lamb rack, Cherry glazed wild roast duck, Pan seared Wagyu eye fillet, Semi hard sheep’s cheese.

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