Maison Noire Single Vineyard Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon (2018)

The youthful 2018 vintage (3.5*) was barrel-matured for 16 months. Bright ruby, it is medium-bodied and lively, with fresh acidity, and moderately concentrated, ripe blackcurrant/plum flavours. Best drinking 2022+.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet-predominant blends
Vintage: 2018
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★✰ – 3.5 Stars
Price: $25 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: –V

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

When to drink: 2022

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