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Deakin Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
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Style: Smooth, rich, powerful
Taste: Blackcurrant, plum, hints of chocolate and spice
Drink with: Chargrilled steak, roast lamb, cheese platter
WINEMAKER
Frank Newman

REGION
Murray Darling, Victoria

HARVEST
Mid March 2016
GRAPE VARIETY
Cabernet Sauvignon

ANALYTICAL DETAILS
Alcohol: 13.5%
pH: 3.46
Acidity: 5.87 g/L
RS: <2.0 g/L

Awards


2015
» Silver Medal - 2016 Japan Wine Challenge

2014
» Bronze Medal, 2015 Decanter Asia World Wine Awards
» Bronze Medal, Hong Kong International Wine & Spirit Competition 2015
» Commended, International Wine Challenge 2016 (UK)

2013
» Bronze Medal, 2014 Decanter Asia World Wine Awards
» Bronze Medal, 2014 International Wine & Spirit Competition
» Commended, 2015 Sommelier Wine Awards (UK)

2012
» Bronze Medal, 2013 International Wine & Spirits Competition
» Bronze Medal, 2013 Royal Adelaide Wine Show
» Bronze Medal, 2013 Australian Inland Wine Show

2010
» Bronze Medal, 2012 International Wine & Spirits Competition

2008
» Bronze Medal, 2011 International Wine Challenge

2007
» Bronze Medal, 2009 International Wine & Spirit Competition
» Bronze Medal, Class 38, Perth Royal Wine Show 2009

2006
» Bronze, 2008 International Wine & Spirits Competition
» Bronze, Class 73, Royal Melb Wine Show
» Bronze, Class 53, Royal Brisbane Wine Show
» Bronze, Class 15a, NZ Internat. Wine Show
» Bronze, Class 21, Australian Inland Wine Show

Press Reviews for Cabernet Sauvignon:


2016
Ray Jordan, Sunday Times, 27 August 2017

Tony Love, Herald Sun, 30 May 2017

2014
Jeremy Oliver, The Australian Wine Annual 2016

2013
James Halliday, Halliday Wine Companion 2016, 1st August 2015

2010
James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion 2014, 26 July 2013

Ben Foley, Weekend Post, 30 March 2013

Ray Jordan - 28/07/2012, The Weekend West, Perth

2009
Greg Duncan Powell, MasterChef Magazine, May 2012

Mike Frost, Brisbane Courier Mail, 16th March 2012

Winsor Dobbin, Sunday Examiner, 19th February 2012

Rick Allen, Manly Daily, 10th February 2012