Something Different

Ferngrove King Malbec, Frankland River 2010 $32

An ironstone-like mineral note is the motif of this, the top Ferngrove malbec label. It also has bayleaf, dried-herb aromas, savoury and ripe, with a rich, smooth palate filled with fine, supple tannins. Good length and harmony. An effortlessly balanced, highly enjoyable red. Now to 2025. 13.5 per cent alcohol. 95/100 (Huon’s Wine 360)

Food: duck roll-ups

Stockists: Glebe Wine Shop; Barney’s Fine Wines & Ales, Rosebery

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *