Cj Pask Gimblett Road Cabernet/Merlot/Malbec 2009, Hawkes Bay, North Island

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Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

$19.95 (279869)

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...The 2009 vintage is a Cabernet Sauvignon dominant blend, with Merlot and Malbec playing a supporting role. It is quite deeply coloured, with aromas of black fruits and a touch of spice and cedar. Medium-bodied with firm structured tannins and balanced acidity . A long finish of berries and dried herbs, this is a harmonious and well-made made that is very good value for money. Drink now and over the next 4 to 5 years. Score: 90 (Janet Dorozynski, www.WineAlign.com, Nov 2012)

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Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.
Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.

Bordeaux grape varieties do well on the Gimblett Gravels and CJ Pask was one of the first to realize this, as he flew...

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