Coonawarra and Margaret River Cabernet: panel tasting results (2013)
Parker, Coonawarra Estate, Terra Rossa, Coonawarra 2008
Decanter average score: 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: RJ 18.5 PM 17.5 AR 16.5
Strong tobacco nose with an undertone of eucalyptus. Umami palate of honey and soy –outstanding flavour and texture. This is potent and satisfying with persistent cassis flavour. Has the structure to age.
Price £22 Australian Wine Online, Great Western Wine, Harper Wells, Imbibros, Selfridges, Wooden Wine Box Co
Judges: Roger Jones, Pierre Mansour and Anthony Rose