Original
5 Ratings
Cape Mentelle Cabernet Merlot

Wine Details

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2002 Vintage) Traditional vinification methods, including maturation in French oak barriques, have produced and elegant blend with Merlot adding softness to the firmer Cabernet.The result is a balanced and mellow red wine, characterized by fine-grained, ripe fruit tannins. This wine can be enjoyed young or cellared for up to ten years.

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    smooth and simple but nice immediate drinking for the price. green capsicum flavor that all Margaret river cabernets seem to have but not overpowering

    over 5 years
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    young cab flavor. medium body.

    over 5 years
Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/04.