High Country 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon - Gapsted Wines

Top Value Wine - The Real Review - Gapsted Wines - High Country 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon

"Emphasis is on the mid-palate but it still manages to hold its form all the way through the finish. This is a handy red for drinking now; its berried flavours, dusty overtones and clip of sweet oak all work seamlessly and to positive effect. Good to drink."
90 points SILVER - 2020 Halliday Wine Companion

"This version is clean, well-fruited, fresh and highly drinkable. Tick, tick and tick. It’s a neat wine. Mid-weight, fleshed with fruit, tannic-enough, slightly dusty, and more-ish. There’s a lick of sweet coffee-like flavour and it works a treat in context. Nice one." Campbell Mattinson, The Wine Front

SILVER - 2019 North East Victorian Wine Challenge
BRONZE - 2019 Victorian Wine Show

VINEYARD REGION: King Valley

THE WINE: This wine displays a deep red colour. This wine shows aromas of blackcurrant, cassis and hints of liquorice. These aromas lead to a palate that is impressively balanced, with spicy cinnamon, cedary notes and textured grainy tannins and finishes long and smooth.

PEAK DRINKING: Now-2023

FOOD MATCHES: The perfect match to dark ale kangaroo pie or blue vein cheese.

WINE ANALYSIS: Alc/Vol 14.0%  -  PH 3.59  -  TA 6.65




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