Norfolk Rise Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 (6 x 750mL), Mt Benson, SA.

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Overview

Dense nicely ripened forest berry fruit with good weight and extract. The wine finishes with integrated mocha cedar oak and lingering ripe chalky tannins.

Region:
SA - Other South Australian
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Expert Reviews

Good colour; has the weight and conviction lacking in other Norfolk Rise wines; strong blackcurrant varietal fruit supported by balanced tannins and a long finish. Rating 92 - James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion Edition 2010

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Deep purple with a bright magenta hue.

Aroma

Aromatic cassis fruit with a touch of mint, bramble, dark chocolate and cigar box..

Palate

Dense nicely ripened forest berry fruit with good weight and extract. The wine finishes with integrated mocha cedar oak and lingering ripe chalky tannins.

Food Matching

Kangaroo fillet, braised lamb shanks, rich casseroles, tomato based pasta dishes, rabbit and duck pie, cheese platter.

Cellaring Potential

Likely lifespan is 2015+

Vintage
2006
Region
SA - Other South Australian
Grape Style
Cabernet Sauvignon
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
14%

Winery Profile

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Kreglinger, founded in 1797 by brothers George and Christian Kreglinger, is a family company, which holds registration number one recorded in Antwerp. The family's group of companies extended to Australia, establishing Kreglinger Australia in 1893.

In 2000, Kreglinger (Australia) Pty Ltd diversified into wine production and marketing with the establishment of Norfolk Rise Vineyard and winery at Mount Benson in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia and the following year took majority ownership of the Pipers Brook Winery.

Kreglinger Wine Estates, the producers of the internationally acclaimed Pipers Brook Vineyard, Ninth Island and Kreglinger wines has a history that encompasses over 30 years as a modern pioneer and leader of the Tasmanian fine wine industry.

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