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Saint Clair Family Estate Pioneer Block 17 Plateau Cabernet Merlot 2014

A silky smooth texture and rich elegant structure displays densely concentrated flavours of blackberry, blackcurrant, new leather and spice. Dense ruby core with a purple highlighted rim.Perfumed with fresh blackberry, blackcurrant, dark chocolate, warmed spice, and a touch of new leather. A full palate showing concentrated ripe dark fruits interlaced with highlights of blackcurrants, and freshly picked blackberries. A silky smooth texture is perfectly balanced with subtle nuances of leather, liquorice and spice. The finish is clean, perfumed and lingering. Perfect for drinking immediately this wine will continue to develop and delight for a minimum of eight years from vintage but with careful cellaring will continue to develop and please. A perfect accompaniment for a roast rack or leg of lamb.

 Producer Saint Clair Family Estate
 Region Hawke's Bay
 Country New Zealand
 Varietals Cabernet SauvignonMerlot
 Alcohol 13% alc/vol
 Vintage 2014

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Saint Clair Family Estate
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Saint Clair Family Estate

Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand

Saint Clair Family Estate is owned by Neal and Judy Ibbotson, viticulture pioneers in Marlborough since 1978. Grapes were originally supplied to local wine companies; however a desire to extend the quality achieved in the vineyard through to the finished wine led to the establishment of Saint Clair Family...

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