Mission Reserve Gimblett Gravels Hawke's Bay Cabernet/Merlot (2019)

Offering top value, the 2019 vintage (5*) is a deeply coloured red, matured for a year in French oak barrels. Fragrant, rich and smooth, it is full-bodied, with blackcurrant, plum, herb and spice flavours, showing excellent ripeness, depth and complexity, good tannin backbone and a rich, very harmonious finish. Best drinking 2024+.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet-predominant blends
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $30 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

When to drink: 2024

Reviewed February 2022

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