Wednesday, 19 January 2011

The Cigar Menzies Cabernet Sauvignon 2008, Yalumba, Coonawarra, Australia

Yalumba's ‘The Cigar’ is a wine from the Yalumba Coonawarra Estate. Sibling to ‘The Menzies’, this wine is made from 100% Cabernet Sauvignon harvested from The Menzies Estate vineyards. The wine is named from the unique cigar-shaped strip of rich red terra rossa soil which defines Coonawarra’s wine region.

Colour : Dark blackcurrant

Aroma : Vanilla, blackcurrant, mint, liqourice, toast

Taste : Vanilla, blackcurrant, liqourice, mint, toast, very acidic (too much high ?) finish

Alcohol : 14%

Price : 169 SEK

Mark : B-

Website : Yalumba

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