Minnow Creek The Reserve
This Reserve wine from McLaren Vale was made possible by the excellent vintage conditions of 2013 - perfect growing conditions for Cabernet and Malbec grapes, The Reserve blend displays vivid black fruits supported by balanced tannins. Aged in French oak for 20 months, this win will repay careful cellaring for many years.
Colour: A delightful deep garnet with purple rim.
Nose: The nose shows lifted blackcurrant, blueberry and touches of nutmeg and dark chocolate.
Palate: A medium bodied generous entry flows onto a complex combination of brooding dark fruits and oak spice. The fruit intensity continues to grow into the back palate w hilst being supported by firm balanced acidity and persistent tannins. At this stage of release this wine is recommended to be decanted prior to serving. Cellar up to 15 years in good conditions.