The use of old-oak has allowed the fruit to shine through in the 2017 Malbec and the result is a wine which oozes class. The most notable feature of this wine are the fine, dense tannins which makes it a great match with a number of cheeses.
Colour: Medium Ruby hues.
Nose: Fresh and fruit-forward notes of plum, mulberry and violets with underlying sweet and spicy aromas of anise and nutmeg.
Palate: Medium bodied with ample juicy-sweet raspberry, plum and mulberry fruits supported by delicate chocolaty, fine mouth-filling tannins and a gentle warm finish.
Drink: Drinking well now and for up to 3 years.
Residual Sugar: <0.5g per litre
The Cheese Barrel Recommends: Healy's Pyengana Cheddar, Quickes Cheddar, Quickes Smoked Cheddar & Stokes Point Cheddar.