2016 Old Block Cabernet Sauvignon

2016 Old Block Cabernet Sauvignon

2016 Cabernet Sauvignon
Mudgee, NSW

Dark liquorice in colour with vibrant ruby red/maroon hues with upfront fruit flavours are of cassis and boysenberry

From $60 per bottle

Wine Details

Region
Mudgee
Vintage
2016
Type
Red Wine
Variety
Cabernet Sauvignon
Volume
750mL
Alcohol Volume
15.2%
Closure
Cork
Colour
Dark liquorice in colour with vibrant ruby red/maroon hues
Bouquet
Lifted, perfumed alluring and mouth-watering. The nose is lifted and herbaceous with lifted aromas of fruits of the forest and wild blackberries. This is supported by nuances of mint, eucalypt and jasmine.
Palate
Rich, ripe, tight, and dry. The upfront fruit flavours are of cassis and boysenberry. The mid palate is broad and generous with hints of choc/mocha flavour and wild basil. The back palate is long and dry with cleansing natural acidity.
Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential
7 – 10 years.
Food Matches
Aged pan seared and oven roasted lamb rump, Venison backstrap, Wild mushroom risotto.

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