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Hollick Old Vines Cabernet Sauvignon, Coonawarra, Limestone Coast, Australia
90 Points

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BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -856779
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WineScores' Review

Earthy, savoury, supple.
A boutique winery located in the famed Coonawarra, in the Limestone Coast Wine Zone of South Australia, Hollick produces wines only from estate-grown fruit. Coonawarra is recognized as one of Australia's finest wine regions and is particularly known for Cabernet Sauvignon, which responds exceptionally well in its red terra rossa soils over limestone. Pure underground water and a long cool ripening season for the grapes produce wines of elegance and longevity.
This old vines Cab shows green olives and mulberry, fleur de sel and red currents, eucalyptus and dark chocolate on the nose. It has a supple salty and savoury palate, with mint and roasted bell peppers, tobacco, earth and spice flavours.


Pairs great with Gone Crackers Canadian Chedder & Chive
 
 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, GONE CRACKERS


©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-08-10 17:57:55.0

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