Saturday, 14 December 2013

Ashbrook Estate Cabernet Merlot



Ashbrook Estate Cabernet Merlot

Margaret River is regarded as the premier region in Australia for Bordeaux blends as typified by Ashbrook’s blend of approximately 75% Cabernet Sauvignon and 25% Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot.  Two years in French Oak and two years’ bottle maturation produce classical wines of elegance, intensity and opulence.

Some highlights include:
• 93 points James Halliday (2003)
• 94 points James Halliday (2004, 2008)
• 8th of 135 wines Royal Melbourne Wine Show 2008 (2004)
• 95 points James Halliday (2005) 
• James Halliday's Weekend Australian Top 100 Wines 2010 (2005)