Penfolds `Bin 707` Cabernet Sauvignon 1985 (2 x 750mL) Wine Clinic 2014

Both Bottles been through Penfolds Re-Corking Win Clinic 2014

Bin 707 is a Cabernet Sauvignon reflection of Grange—intensely-flavoured fruit; completion of fermentation and maturation in new oak; expressing a Penfolds understanding of multi-vineyard, multi-region fruit sourcing. Bin 707 was first vintaged in 1964. Full bodied and with proven cellaring potential, Bin 707 retains a secure place among the ranks of Australia’s finest Cabernets.

Overview

Both Bottles been through Penfolds Re-Corking Win Clinic 2014

Bin 707 is a Cabernet Sauvignon reflection of Grange—intensely-flavoured fruit; completion of fermentation and maturation in new oak; expressing a Penfolds understanding of multi-vineyard, multi-region fruit sourcing. Bin 707 was first vintaged in 1964. Full bodied and with proven cellaring potential, Bin 707 retains a secure place among the ranks of Australia’s finest Cabernets.

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

Expert Reviews

91 Points. Jeremy Oliver

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Medium-deep garnet to brick red.

Aroma

Intense violet, cherry, cedar, praline aromas with ‘Chinese medicine shop’, sous bois notes.

Palate

Lovely buoyant wine with bitter chocolate, dark berry, sage, dried leaf flavours, fine looseknit, chalky tannins and underlying savoury oak. Finishes cedary and earthy.