(1999 Vintage) The 1999 Hill of Gold Cabernet Sauvignon has a lovely depth of dark purpley red, with a tight pink rim. The aroma is packed with blackcurrant and dark chocolate, underpinned by fine cedary oak. Intensely vibrant berry fruit flavours highlight the distinctive regional varietal characters whilst the classic firm tannin structure frames a deep complex finish. As a uniquely positioned viticultural district, nestled deep in the Western Slopes of the Great Dividing Range, Mudgee has a great deal to of...
International Wine Cellar(2004 Vintage) Ruby-red. Crisp redcurrant and cherry on the nose, with sweet oak spice and vanilla overtones. Plump, juicy and straightforward on the palate, with ripe cherry and cassis flavors, a silky texture and nicely integrated tannins. Finishes sweet and persistent, with a note of fresh bay adding complexity. Nicely structured, elegant cabernet.
Wine Spectator(1999 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/15/01
Wine Enthusiast(2000 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast