2013 Penley Phoenix Cabernet Sauvignon
Coonawarra, South Australia
Great nose full of currant, dark earth, and some sort of brown spice all reflected on the palate as well. Medium-bodied and a touch of nice, grainy tannins. Flavors really blossom with food and a little air.
$18.89 as part of a mixed case.
21+ bottles available.
"Lifted aromas of red berries with complex black currant leafiness which imparts freshness. Fruit flavors carry onto the palate with some subtle spice notes from French oak. A medium bodied wine, with firm and fine tannins that are well integrated creating a smooth and harmonious texture on a well balanced finish."
"Matured 15 months in French oak, 19% new. The oak is minimal but discernible. The small amount of wood tannin and fruit flavours will aid maturation if required. 14.5% alc."
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