2016 Cabernet Merlot - Mudgee

2016 Cabernet Merlot - Mudgee

2016 Cabernet Merlot
Mudgee, NSW

Lifted, perfumed and alluring with plums and berries

Wine Details

Region

Mudgee

Vintage

2016

Type

Red Wine

Variety

Cabernet Merlot

Volume

750mL

Alcohol Volume

15%

Closure

Screw Cap

Colour

Vibrant dark burgundy in colour with black olive, slightly crimson/maroon hues.

Bouquet

Lifted, perfumed and alluring. The nose displays fruit aromas of blackberry jam with wafts of blood plum, cassis, violets and cherry cola.

Palate

Rich, ripe, mid-weight, generous yet soft. The upfront palate displays black fruits of mulberry and plum with hints of blueberry. The mid-palate is filling with hints of cinnamon and cloves. The back palate is soft, dry and long with slight smoky/nutty nuances.

Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential

Drink now or cellar up to 4 years.

Food Matches

Seared lamb backstrap with confit potatoes, Cherry glazed duck breast with green beans, veal and pork ravioli, hard aged cheeses.

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