Margaret River is generally regarded as one of the world?s great premium wine producing regions. Distinctive and unique ? the wines from this region reflect the cool maritime climate lending itself to ideal growing conditions. This classic Margaret River variety of Cabernet Sauvignon is both powerful and expressive of this unique region. Houghton clone crushed / destemmed and a cultured yeast added. 12 days on skins. Aged for 24 months in French Barriques. Colour is dark and brooding ? signalling the richness to follow. Aromas of oak spice and tobacco. The palate starts with dark fruit with toasty mocha married brilliantly with velvety smooth tannins and classy pure oak. Cellar potential of 12+ years.