Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2011
Generous blackcurrant and red berry fruit flavours, dark chocolate and subtle spice carry through to a smooth lingering finish.Download Full Winemaker Note
At release, the wine is deep red with a slightly purple hue.
At release, the wine has a lifted fresh fruit aromas of blackberry and plum. Secondary characters of dark chocolate, dried herbs and spice add complexity to the bouquet.
At release, the wine has luscious red berry and cassis characters throughout the palate while subtle spice and dark chocolate characters add complexity. The mid-palate is soft and round with long elegant tannins and a velvety, persistent finish.
Although made for immediate enjoyment this wine may be matured over the short term in a good cellar.
|Residual Sugar:||0.65 g/L|
Food type: Duck/Game, Italian, Pasta
Enjoy this simple, quick and very flavoursome dish of Kangaroo meatballs in a rich tomato basil ...
Food type: Turkey
For a twist on classic Christmas lunch, serve roast Turkey with a potato and apple stuffing and ...
|Eighty Acres||Cabernet Shiraz Merlot||2011||Royal Hobart Wine Show||2012||66||Silver|
|Eighty Acres||Cabernet Shiraz Merlot||2011||Sydney Royal Wine Show||2013||11||Bronze|
|Eighty Acres||Cabernet Shiraz Merlot||2011||International Wine Challenge||2013||Bronze|
|Eighty Acres||Cabernet Shiraz Merlot||2011||New Zealand International Wine Show||2013||19||Silver|
|Eighty Acres||Cabernet Shiraz Merlot||2011||Rutherglen Wine Show||2013||237a||Bronze|