Original
99 Ratings
Penfolds Bin 407 Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Details

Vineyard

Penfolds

Style

Red

Region

Australia

Wine Description

Launched with the 1990 vintage in 1993, Penfolds Bin 407 was developed in response to the increasing availability of high-quality Cabernet Sauvignon fruit. Inspired by Penfolds Bin 707, Bin 407 offers varietal definition and approachability, yet with structure and depth of flavor. A textbook Cabernet, the varietally expressive Bin 407 highlights the rewards of Penfolds' multi-region, multivineyard blending, with a core of ripe fruit supported by a sensitive use of French and American oak. Color...

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  • International Wine Cellar
    Ruby-red. Peppery redcurrant and cherry aromas display impressive cut, with musky black tea and dark chocolate notes adding depth. Youthfully taut red and dark berry flavors are deepened by mocha and licorice, with fine-grained tannins adding gentle support. The long, juicy finish shows a restrained sweetness and hints of pungent herbs.
  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07.
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate.
  • Wine Enthusiast
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast.
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.