Tuesday, 20 January 2009

TN : Cabernet Merlot 2005, Clairault Wines, Margaret River, Australia

Clairault Wines was established in 1976. Clairault was named after a nearby cape that bears its name from the French Mathematician Alexis Clairault (1713-1765). Alexis Clairault was responsible for calculating the perihelion of Hailey's comet.

The wine is a blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 47% Merlot, and 3% Cabernet Franc. The wine was sealed with a screwcap.

This wine was imported by Giertz Vinimport AB.

Colour : Blackberry/black

Aroma : Blackberry, blackcurrant, mint

Taste : Blackcurrant, vanilla, plums, simple, fruity, boring to drink

Alcohol : 14.5%

Price : 150 SEK

Mark : C

Website : Clairault Wines
Website : Giertz Vinimport AB