Cost: $24.95 (Clearance Price: $17.55)
Grape: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 10% Malbec
Category: Red Wine
Location: LCBO Vintages
Region: Margaret River
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Vasse Felix
Alcohol: 14.5 % Alcohol/Vol.
A solid red blend from Australia
Description: Medium in colour with an intense nose.This wine features cedar, blackcurrants, plums, dark cherry, cassis, anise, pencil shavings, leather, Portobello mushrooms, tobacco and tomato leaves. Full body with medium tannin, good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: Some heat from the 14.5% alcohol
Drink now or in the next 5 of years on its own or pair it with Spicy Spaghetti Bolognese.
Tasted: 30 May 2017
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 (Clearance Price: 9.5/10), Total: 17.5+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+