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Yarra Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

St Huberts

Yarra Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

St Huberts

Yarra Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

RRP (750 mL)
$35.00
750 mL
$27.50
6 x 750 mL
$165.00

Overview

Overview

Hubert de Castella's passion for the Yarra Valley saw him establish St Huberts in 1862. By the late 1800s it had grown to be the largest estate in the area. The wines enjoyed immediate and on-going success at wine shows both domestically and abroad. The onset of the Great Depression, the increasing popularity of fortified wine and the emerging profitability of dairy farming saw the vineyard revert to grazing in the 1920s. It wasn't until the 1960s that the Yarra Valley again rose to prominence as a wine region and St Huberts was once again one of the pioneers.

Built to last, this delicious Cabernet shows an abundance of bright fruit and structural ripe tannins.

Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage 2018
Country Australia
Region Yarra Valley
Volume 750 mL
Enclosure Screw Cap
Alc/Vol 14%
Peak Drinking Enjoy Now
Winemaker Greg Jarratt

Taste Description

Taste Description

Nose

The wine displays classic regional Cabernet aromas of black pastels and cassis with just a hint of leaf in the background. The fruit dominates with faint earthy scents and mocha oak.

Flavours and Palate

The palate is medium bodied, even and balanced. Ripe fleshy black berries, red fruits and mocha flavours continue from the nose, and the finish is persistent with ripe powdery tannins.

Food Pairing

Food Pairing

Beef
Chicken
Lamb
Duck
Pasta
Veg
Spicy Food