Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

This is the first bottling of this Limited Release since the 5* 2009 vintage. Only 4200 bottles produced.

Winemakers Notes

Only the grapes from Block 1 Cabernet on La Bri (planted in 1999) are used for this classic Cabernet Sauvignon.

The Harvest

Cold soak for 1 week before fermentation in stainless steel tanks.

In the Cellar

Malolactic fermentation took place in barrel. Matured for 24 months in 100% new French oak.

Botanical Sketch

Each of our wines is linked to a specific flower- the characteristics of the wine are symbolized by that particular flower on the label.

Watsonia alba (White watsonia)

Watsonia alba is a very striking plant, with attractive foliage and gorgeous spikes of cup-shaped white flowers. Our Cabernet Sauvignon is a very pure and powerful wine much like the Watsonia alba.

13.8% vol
3.51

2.7 g/l
6.0 g/l

Alcohol
pH

RS
Total Acid

Awards

Platter Wine Guide – 4 ½ Star – 93 points

Further Ageing/Cellaring

The quality and enjoyment will be further enhanced if decanted 30 minutes prior to consumption. This wine can be cellar for at least 10 years.

Previous Vintages

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