2017 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
The Reserve Cabernet displays exceptional crimson hue. Incredibly concentrated fragrance with blueberry, blackcurrant and a subtle savoury cocoa nuance compliment the dark fruit. The palate is a luscious mix of black forest fruits, leading to a fine grained tannin runs the length of the palate with poise and persistence.
Good early season rain followed a very early budburst in late August with even growing conditions continuing until Christmas.
The optimal conditions prevailed with long warmer days, the Vintage conditions throughout the Cabernet Sauvignon harvest continued to be extreme heat waves of 40 degrees plus leading to excellent ripeness and primary fruit characters.
The vineyard is unique for red loamy soil over limestone and is located on the east face of the elevated ridge. The Cabernet vineyard produces wines of the highest quality with fragrance and rich primary fruit character.
Food: Red Meats, Pasta, Wild Game and Cheeses