Te Awa Cabernet/Merlot 2004, Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay, North Island

Cabernet/Merlot Cabernet/Merlot
New Zealand

$24.05 (95984)

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February 28, 2009

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This very stylish cabernet merlot blend comes from the warmest bit of New Zealand; the Gimblett Gravels region of...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Merlot, sometimes blended with cabernet sauvignon, has become staple red of the Hawkes Bay region and its small...

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Community Reviews (1)

Ken MacDonald
Ken MacDonald

Don't know where David's getting that gruffness. Had this with a nice piece of Back Forty Madawaska last night and it was excellent. Definitely fruit-driven but not over-bearing in any way, and smooth, not gruff.

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