Fraser Gallop Estate Cabernet Merlot 2016 Margaret River, Australia
Varieties: 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 33% Merlot, 5% Petit Verdot, 4% Malbec
Colour: Vibrant deep red
Nose: Aromas of mulberry, dark chocolate with a suggestion of savoury leafiness.
Oak: 15 months used French Oak
Medium bodied, with soft blackberries, blackcurrant and mulberries. A sense of minerality, fresh acidity with a hint of dry tannins to the finish.
93 points The Wine Front (2011 vintage)
‘The most underrated producer to come out of the west? The sheer quality is undeniable a generous, plush, near perfect balance’.
92 points Dan Murphy’s Wine Panel (2010 vintage)
‘Winemaker Clive Otto sure has made a mark at Fraser Gallop Estate. The value/quality ratio here is high. It's hard not to feel happy about drinking this one. It comes with a hit of drying tannin and decent length’.