2010 Wantirna Estate Amelia Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot

Ralph Kyte-Powell
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Variety Cabernet sauvignon
WINERY Wantirna Estate
RRP 65

A subtle, stylish cabernet from the estate that began the Yarra Valley renaissance in the '60s. Leafy blackcurrant, cedar, mint and chocolate notes meet the nose. It's medium bodied and fresh tasting, with lovely mid-palate softness. (Diam cork; 13.5 per cent alcohol.)
Ageing? Drink over eight years.
Food ideas Pink lamb racks.
Stockists include Rathdowne Cellars, Carlton North.