2001 Jim Barry Cabernet Sauvignon The Cover Drive
On the southern boundary of Coonawarra is the old Penola cricket ground, which first saw a ball bowled in anger and the flashing cover drive’s of the local champions in 1950. Sadly, the ground closed in 1996. Soon after Jim Barry purchased the 30 acre property and planted Cabernet Sauvignon in the vineyard. The original pavilion and pitch have been retained. The vineyard was actually planted around the cricket pitch. So a little piece of history has been preserved. Today this vineyard provides ...
CellarTracker Community Tasting NotesCommunity Tasting Notes (average 90.8 pts. and median of 90 pts. in 8 notes)
Wine SpectatorRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator