The debut 2018 vintage (4.5*) is an elegant red, matured for 18 months in seasoned French oak barriques. Full-coloured, it is mouthfilling, with deep, very fresh blackcurrant, plum, berry and spice flavours, oak complexity, supple tannins and a ripely scented bouquet. Still youthful, it should be at its best 2023+.
Type: Red Wines
Variety: Cabernet Franc
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $33 NZD
Value for Money: AV
The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.
When to drink: 2023
Reviewed March 2022