- GRAPE VARIETIES:64% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc 10% Petit Verdot
- CASE SIZE:6
- ORDER BY: Bottle
2009 The Galvo Garage Cabernet Blend, d”Arenberg
Family owned d’Arenberg is located in the breathtaking McLaren Vale in South Australia, and produces an enviable range of wines. From humble beginnings, these wines quickly gained cult status amongst imbibers and judges alike – it’s a deft combination of winemaking tradition and vinous innovat…
The nose is lifted, fragrant and inviting, cassis and blueberry are evident without being dominant. This allows the tomato vine, herb and leafy earthiness to play an equal part of what is a complex aroma.
The palate is savoury, spicy and elegant. It’s deep and dark with rhubarb adding to the fruit spectrum and sitting alongside a subtle violet nuance and savoury elements of dark chocolate and dried herbs. There is no explosion of fruit, but rather an elegant and gradual building of complexity with persistent mineral, chalky tannins providing authoritative, balanced structure.
FOOD MATCHING NOTE
Steak, pork sausages.