MOONSHINE VALLEY CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2006
Grape varieties : Cabernet Sauvignon 13.8% ALC/VOL
Region : Coonawarra (SA)
Wine Style : Full bodied dry red
Colour : Deep crimson,almost opaque
Nose : Blueberry and currant fruit aromas with just a hint of Coonawarra Cabernet like ‘stalkiness’.There are also vanilla,spice and violet like characters resulting from extended maturation in very tight grained French oak.
Palate : Blueberry,soft,fine tannins and ample sweet fruit flavours.A persistent finish with toasty,sweet oak spilling onto the palate.
Testing notes : Moonshine Valley Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon is harvested from one of the second oldest vineyard in Coonawarra.The fruit flavours from this wine are very concentrated and luscious with herbal note,black currant,red cherry and prunes taste.This wine is produced by using traditional methods including open top fermentation and extended maturation in oak barrels prior to release.This wine has established a reputation for displaying excellent varietal and regional characteristic that makes it a worthy wine for medium to long term cellaring.