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Triple Gold medal winning, 93/100 rated, Top Rank, Top Value award winning McLaren Vale Cabernet – this is an awesome one-off deal from this importer so take advantage! Usually $26 full price, this price is hot stuff!
Produced by Angove in the McLaren Vale, South Australia. They were formed by a Doctor (Dr William Angove) who moved to Australia from Cornwall in the UK in the 1880s. He believed that good wine was essential for fine health and a sound mind. So there you go, doctor’s orders!
This is what they call their ‘Family Crest’ range so there’s a bit of family pride is on the line whenever they bottle something under this label. Judging by the impressive line up of reviews and awards they’re bang on the money here…
93/100, Top Rank & Top Value (Toni Paterson, The Real Review)
“The integrity of the fruit is the first thing you notice about this wine…Outstanding value. Highly recommended.”
91/100 (Campbell Mattinson, The Wine Front)
“Angove put out some ripping wines it has to be said. It has good fruit and a general sturdiness to it…Value.”
91/100 (James Halliday’s Wine Companion)
“Old vines, the wine matured in French oak…a bargain.”
Gold medal (New World Wine Awards 2018)
Gold medal (China Wine & Spirit Awards 2019)
Gold medal (Mundus Vini Wine Awards 2019)
Using fruit from a couple of their McLaren Vale vineyards (Blewitt Springs to the north, Sellicks Hill to the south) and aged 12 months in oak.
This is quality McLaren Vale Cabernet at a banging hot price. Deep and dark in colour and loaded to the gunnels with deliciously ripe blackcurrant flavours with cedar, spice and a subtle smokiness.
Really, this is a wine you’d be happy shelling out $25+ with the gongs to back up its quality. Drink some now and over the next 5-6 years.