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Penley Estate Phoenix Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Wine Review

Penley Estate Phoenix Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Penley Estate Phoenix Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Coonawarra, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.8%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Penley Estate

Agent: B And W Wines

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Reviews and Ratings

Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This Cabernet Sauvignon has subtle fruit on the nose offset with eucalyptus and a bit of damp earthiness. The palate is appealing with lots of dark fruit. It is full-bodied and well balanced, perhaps a bit hot on the long finish. Tannins are grippy. This is a perfect accompaniment to steaks and earthy mushroom dishes. Excellent value. Tasted June 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Captivating and delightful nose of mint meltaways, menthol, cocoa, blackcurrant, fresh black cherry, and plum. Firmly tannic with bright acids and a generous full body. Coonawarra is a bit of a cool pocket, so some mild herbaceous notes are expected and enjoyed. The green bell pepper is a bit overpowering on the palate and finish in this otherwise top notch wine. Good deal at $19.95. Lamb chops with mint jelly all the way.
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Aromas of ripe red berries, dried herbs, along with some woodsy notes and a bit of leather. Full bodied with dusty tannins, and a bit of heat on the finish! Enjoy with grilled beef tenderloin.
From the Coonawarra, Penley Estate Phoenix 2016 is a rich and fleshy Cabernet Sauvignon with dark plum, ripe blackberry and dried savoury herb, mint and sweet tobacco leaf flavours on the palate finishing long and intense. Great value under $20. Enjoy now and for the next 10 years. - Community Wine Reviews

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