A good solid wine showing why Margaret River produces consistently good Cabernet.
NOSE: Violet, raspberry, cedar, mint and some black olive. Opens up to some sweet fruit, cassis, plum, with green paprika. Fragrant, but showing a little alcohol.
PALATE: Plum, spice, white pepper, cassis, slightly earthy. This is a medium body wine, with grippy tannin and reasonable length.
WSET: C:Ruby. N:Clean, Pronounced, Youthful. P:Dry, Medium + acid, Medium + Tannin, Medium + Alc, Medium body, Medium Intensity, Medium Length. Good quality.
DRINK: Now – 2015
PRICE: $ 31
ANOTHER GLASS? Yes, good MR Cabernet.
EAT: Kangaroo with black olive and tomato reduction.
AVAILABILITY: Widely available.