Forest Hill `Highbury Fields` Cabernet Merlot 2011 (12 x 750mL), WA.

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Overview

A generous blend of two great varieties, this elegant and softer style is given structure and sweet fruit character by the Cabernet supported by the fleshy, plummy mid palate strength of Merlot. Well balanced and medium bodied, this Cabernet Merlot is enhanced by fine dusty tannins and well integrated cedary oak for a full firm finish of admirable length.

Region:
WA - Other Western Australian
State:
Western Australia
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Deep Crimson with a purple hue.

Aroma

Lifted aromas of complex dark berries with underlying savoury earthy notes.

Palate

Medium bodied, a generous mouth feel with well balanced acidity and fine, dusty tannins. Flavours of red and dark fruits lead

to a lengthy savoury finish.

Cellaring

The wine is certainly approachable now; though will age well over the next 3 - 5 years. The tannins will soften and integrate with

age, adding mid palate richness.

Vintage
2011
Region
WA - Other Western Australian
Grape Style
Cabernet Blends
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
14%

Winery Profile

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‘Boutique wines from the oldest cool climate vineyard in Western Australia’

Established in 1965…

Forest Hill is a proud family-owned winery creating exciting wines of the highest quality. Each is made to be a true reflection of the premium Western Australian grape-growing region of Mt Barker in the State’s Great Southern expressing unique regional and varietal characters combined with finesse, elegance and definition.

Today Forest Hill is a 5* Halliday winery and continues to make wines of the highest calibre with Western Australia’s oldest Riesling vines used in the production of Block 1 Riesling.

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