GIRT BY SEACABERNET MERLOT

CABERNET SAUVIGNON MERLOT


Cabernet but not as you know it, crafted in an approachable, juicy, early-drinking style from Voyager Estate's coastal vines. The 2018 vintage was a standout, the perfect Friday night pizza wine.


Vintage | 2018


Awards

93 POINTS | James Halliday  

90 POINTS | James Suckling 





TASTING NOTES


"This Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot offers lifted dark berry fruit aromas combine with hints of spice and bay leaf, flowing through to some dusty cedar notes. Thewinefeatures a smooth, juicy palate driven by complex layers of red and dark berry fruits"

Rich, smooth, generous, soft fine tannins, integrated

Red and dark berries, cocoa, violets and bayleaf

RECOMMENDED FOOD AND BBQ PAIRINGS

RECOMMENDED FOOD AND BBQ PAIRINGS

Homemade Pizza


Roast duck in plum sauce


Beef stew

PRODUCT DETAILS 


Vintage | 2018

Grape Variety | 69% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Merlot, 4% Petit Verdot

Aging | 12 Months New and old French Oak

Alc/Vol | 14.5%

Wine Maker | Steve James

Serving Temperature | 12-18C

Cellering | 7 years


VIneyard | All the grapes are grown in the gravel and loam soils. The Cabernet Sauvigonon as all others have its own distinct personality, which Voyager Estate encouage to flourish through the natural approach to viticulture.

FIRST YOU SMELL,

THEN TASTE


a wine that shows McLaren Vale doesn't have the field all on its own. It has the range of flavours that are typical, and superfine, but persistent and slightly savoury, tannins"




James Halliday

 01 August 2020