Saint Clair James Sinclair Gimblett Gravels Hawke's Bay Cabernet/Merlot (2019)

Still youthful, the 2019 vintage (4*) is a deeply coloured blend of Cabernet Sauvignon (68 per cent) and Merlot (32 per cent), matured in tanks and French oak barrels. Full-bodied, with a slightly earthy bouquet, it has strong, vibrant blackcurrant, plum and spice flavours, showing considerable complexity, fresh acidity and obvious potential; open 2003.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet-predominant blends
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★✰ – 3.5 Stars
Price: $28 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: –V

Reviewed July 2022

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