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Cape Mentelle Cabernet sauvignon 1979 (1x 738ml), Margaret River. cork

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Condition: Cellared

Buyers premium: 17.50%

Lot Number: 0009-2473900

Part of Sale: Best of France and Australian Wines

GST: Inclusive

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049

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Closed: 23/07/2019 8.30 PM AEST

Overview

Cape Mentelle Cabernet Sauvignon put Margaret River on the map in the early 1980’s with consecutive wins of Australia’s most prestigious wine award, the Jimmy Watson Trophy.

Region:
WA - Margaret River
State:
Western Australia
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

Cape Mentelle has a rich history of exceptional quality and consistency with Cabernet Sauvignon from a pioneering producer in Margaret River in the early 1970's to a benchmark producer today. A single vineyard wine with the style evolving over time, the aim always to define a wine displaying classic varietal character and opulence, strong regional identity and with the structure and fruit intensity to improve with extended cellaring.

Vintage
1979
Region
WA - Margaret River
Grape Style
Cabernet Sauvignon
Closure Type
Cork closure

Winery Profile

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Cape Mentelle is a founding winery of Margaret River, established in 1970. One of the most remote wine regions in the world located in the south west corner of Australia, its natural beauty with spectacular coastlines captivates visitors. Here the maritime influence of the Indian Ocean ensures even temperatures, providing consistently excellent vintage conditions.

Cape Mentelle pioneered many of the region’s renowned wine styles and today is a benchmark for the quality of the region’s wines. Accolades including consecutive wins of Australia’s most prestigious wine trophy with the iconic Cabernet Sauvignon in 1983 and 1984, helped put Margaret River on the international wine map.

Building on the winery’s tradition of pioneering spirit and uncompromising commitment to excellence, an innovative young team is taking up the challenge to be simply the best.

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Bidding History

Bidding Details Bid Time Bid Price Bid Qty Win Qty
m.r - glenelg SA23/07/2019 8.51.28 PM AESTAU $169 11
A.B - Adamstown NSW23/07/2019 8.51.16 PM AESTAU $164 10
L.d - Floreat WA20/07/2019 4.36.58 PM AESTAU $99 10
r.m - Paddington QLD19/07/2019 11.06.35 AM AESTAU $94 10
N.B - ALBERT PARK VIC18/07/2019 5.16.27 PM AESTAU $64 10
P.S - Portsea VIC17/07/2019 3.33.19 PM AESTAU $59 10
a.v - noble park north VIC17/07/2019 3.31.34 AM AESTAU $9 10
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