Upton Run 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon

$125.00 GST / bottle

Flavours of blueberry, plum and black cherry with savoury leather and rich, dusty tannins.

Awarded 95pts from James Halliday Wine Companion 2022

Specifications

Region

Region

Single Vineyard, Strathbogie Ranges

Winemaking

Winemaking

After crushing, this wine was fermented at 23˚C, using a Bordeaux style red yeast, which prevents colour loss and enhances the aromas and flavours of the Cabernet Sauvignon grape. The wine was then matured for 12 months in 50% new American oak and 50% 1–year-old French oak.

Wine Analysis

Wine Analysis

Alc/Vol: 14.7%
Acidity: 7.6 g/L
pH: 3.67

Colour

Colour

Deep, dark red in colour.

Nose

Nose

Aromas of black fruits meld with cedar and rich vanilla.

Palate

Palate

A sophisticated combination of black and blueberries balanced by savoury leather, with extraordinary length and a fine, dusty finish.

Peak Drinking

Peak Drinking

Drink now to 2030