Original
5 Ratings
Earthworks Cabernet Sauvignon Barossa

Wine Details

Vineyard

Earthworks

Style

Red

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    Rated: 88 by Josh Raynolds, Jul/Aug 08 Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar Bright ruby-red color. Sharply focused cherry and blackcurrant aromas are deepened by mocha and black tea. Zestier red fruit flavors are a bit wound up initially but gain sweetness and flesh with air, picking up dusty tannins as well. The nervy, brisk finish leaves behind a strong redcurrant quality. Expert Ratings Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 85 points Wine Spectator: 87 points

    about 6 years
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2006 Vintage) The 2006 Cabernet was aged for 6 months, 70% in tank and 30% in seasoned French oak. Dark ruby/purple-colored, it has an expressive nose of spice box and black currants. This leads to a medium-bodied, smooth-textured, easy-going wine with abundant sweet fruit, light tannin, and a long, fruit-filled finish. Drink this outstanding value over the next 6 years.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2006 Vintage)
  • Robert Parker
    (2007 Vintage)