2016 CABERNET SAUVIGNON
This wine is very typical of Swan Valley Cabernet. Generous fruits and aged complexity make for a satisfying drinking wine which also matches well with roast meats. Being aged in new and old American oak has imparted mid-palate sweetness and generosity.
Colour: Deep ruby hues.
Nose: Cassis, spearmint, eucalypt, spiced plums, mocha, Char.
Palate: Chocolate and charred oak give way to fine-grained drying tannin, mulberry and plum spice.
Drink: Drinking well now and for up to 4 years.
Residual Sugar: <0.5g per litre
The Cheese Barrel Recommends: Marcel Comte, Quickes Smoked Cheddar & Red Leicester.