2016 Alpha Crucis Titan Cabernet Sauvignon
Layers of dark berry fruit coat the palate. Rich and concentrated, with a beautiful mouth coating texture. Flavours of blackcurrant, bitter dark chocolate, an earthy undertone with roasted nuts and lingering spice.
2016 Alpha Crucis TITAN Cabernet Sauvignon | 93pts. Robert Parker
REGION / COUNTRY | McLaren Vale, NZ
VARIETAL | Cabernet Sauvignon
VINTAGE | 2016
VOLUME | 750ml
FOOD MATCH | Perfect with beef, pork, lamb and pasta sauces.
Total Acidity: 6g/l
Selected from 2 premium vineyards within McLaren Vale. Sourced from mature vines between 25-45 years of age.
Deep purple crimson
Perfumed nose showing dark berry fruit with a hint of chocolate and roasted nuts.
Will reward cellaring for 5-8 years or more.
The wine spent 15 months in oak before being carefully blended together. Small batch open fermenters were used to ensure we achieved the best colour and flavour development possible. Aged for 15 months in a combination of new, 2nd and 3rd use French oak, of which 20% was new.