Lime Rock Central Hawke's Bay Cabernet Franc (2016)

The highly attractive 2015 vintage (4.5*) was estate-grown, hand-harvested and matured in seasoned French oak barriques. Full and bright in colour, it is fragrant and full-bodied, with strong, ripe berry, plum and spice flavours, showing excellent complexity. The 2016 vintage (4*) is medium to full-bodied, with vibrant plum, spice and herb flavours, oak complexity, gentle tannins, and a lingering finish.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Cabernet Franc
Vintage: 2016
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $28 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

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