Cracker cabernet

Moss-Wood-Wilyabrup-Cab-Sav-20132013 Moss Wood Cabernet Sauvignon, Wilyabrup, Margaret River, NZD $125

Dense, rich and ripe cabernet sauvignon with classic blackberry, blackcurrant, cedar, tobacco and spicy oak flavours. Seamless red with a very lengthy finish. Although accessible now this wine clearly has great cellaring potential. (Screwcap)

Score: 97 ★★★★★ – view on BobCampbell.nz

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2033

Food match: Chargrilled eye fillet, truffle porcini & potato gratin, gorgonzola dolce butter

Stockists: Moss Wood Wines, Margaret River; Macvine International (NZ distributor)

Price Benchmark: NZD $94.38 Avg 97pt 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon tasted from Australia

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