Promised Land

Cabernet Merlot 2016

This is a voluptuous, silky wine with plenty of blackcurrant and mint. The palate is mouth-filling and flavoursome with soft, velvety tannins.

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Region South Australia
Colour At release the wine is a crimson red with soft, violet tinges.
Nose Lifted aromas of plum, red berries and liquorice along with a hint of spice, cedar and vanilla characters from oak influence.
Palate A soft, round and gloriously fleshy palate delivers flavours of ripe plum, red berries along with subtle liquorice and chocolate, finishing in a smooth and elegant fashion.
Oak Maturation The wine has had contact with premium French oak for a short time.
Cellaring Notes Crafted for immediate enjoyment but will cellar over a short term under ideal conditions.
Alc%: 13.5
Wine Type: Red
Wine Body: Medium
Blend or Single Variety: Blend
Pack Size: Single: 750ml bottle Case: 6 x 750ml bottle
  • 2017
  • China Wine & Spirit Awards
  • Double Gold
  • 2017
  • World Value Wine Challenge BTI
  • Silver
  • 2018
  • New World Wine Awards
  • Bronze
  • Ronn Weigand MW, MS, Restaurant Wine

    Dec 2017
    4 stars
    The Cabernet Merlot is round, full bodied, and both fruity and toasty in flavor (loganberry jam, plum, cassis, toast, cedar), with good intensity and balance, and a medium length finish.