2016 Barking Mad Cabernet Sauvignon
VINEYARD - Estate grown at Reillys St Clare vineyard, Watervale. Rich red loam over deep limestone.
FERMENTATION - Cold soaked with prolonged skin contact.
MATURATION - 100% French oak hogsheads, 21 months.
BOUQUET - Ripe dark berries with a touch of spice.
PALATE - Full bodied with rich layers of intense blackcurrant, dark chocolate and a touch of mint. An elegant wine with velvety tannins and toasty, vanillin finish.
AWARDS & ACCOLADES
BEST VALUE BUY, Winestate Magazine, July/August 2018
VINTAGE PROVENANCE AWARDS & ACCOLADES
“An excellent, well-structured and very youthful wine with great fruit density. Lovely subtle dark fruit bouquet and an extremely long and powerful dark savoury palate.”