Fraser Gallop Estate Cabernet Merlot 2012

Product code: 14FGE2B2012

An attractive looking wine in the glass with bright crimson and ruby red hues with good density of colour. This wine has a bright aroma of dusty blackcurrants, plums and some violet floral notes coming through.The medium bodied palate has jubey concentrated black brambly berry fruits with bright acidity and soft chalky tannins.

  • Country:Australia
  • Region:Western Australia
  • Sub Region:Margaret River
  • Vintage:2012
  • ABV:13.5%
  • Residual sugar:1.0 g/L
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot
  • Closure:Screwcap

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 8

You enjoy a broad range of wines that are rounded and rich with bright fruity flavours.

Food match

Duck, Pate and Terrines, Pizza

Production information

Producer: Fraser Gallop Estate

Set in 165 acres of pristine Wilyabrup countryside is the Fraser Gallop vineyard. Nigel Gallop, winemaker, always dreamt of crafting incredibly complex wines, and that is precisely what he has done. His personal favourites, Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay, highlight the the quality of the Fraser Gallop range. A five star rating in James Halliday’s Australian Wine Companion and numerous plaudits for the wines mean the company is going one way and that’s up!

 

Production note

Cold soak. Open top and stainless steel fermenters. Pumped over and hand plunged. Short skin contact (15 days post fermentation)

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