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Wynns Coonawarra Estate Coonawarra Estate Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2010 Wine Review

Wynns Coonawarra Estate Coonawarra Estate Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2010

Wynns Coonawarra Estate Coonawarra Estate Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2010

Coonawarra, South Australia, Australia

Community Score: 2.2/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2012-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Wynns Coonawarra Estate

Agent: Treasury Wine Estates

Product: 511600

More Vintages: 2007   Add New Vintage

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Elegant, refined and balanced like Sue herself. Classic cassis and blackberry fruit. Full-bodied and smooth.

Cabernet Shiraz Merlot food pairings: pepper steak and a side dish of mushrooms and sliced leeks fried in butter.

This was reviewed September 15, 2012 by

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Sara M WSET Advanced reviewed this wine as follows:

Coonawarra Cabernets tend to carry a menthol note in the wine, and this one does not disappoint in that regard! Each varietal in the blend is well represented in this full-bodied beauty, showing other flavours that include plum, blackberry, spice and coffee. The soft, silky tannins last well into the finish. This wine pairs well with roasted lamb and gamey meats, and can also be enjoyed on it's own.
A fine example of the emerging elegance in Australian red wines. Features plentiful aromas of cassis, pepper, chocolate, cherry, woodsmoke and cinnamon. On the palate, it is dry and fruity, nicely balanced by lively acidity and moderate tannins. Full-bodied with a long, very well-structured finish. Cellar it 2-3 years, or have it tonight. Source: Vintages Wine Catalogue.
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