Pertaringa Understudy Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Price: VND 595.000 / bottle
Type of Wine: Red wine
Manufacturer: Wines by Geoff Hardy
Address: 327 Hunt Road, McLaren Vale, SA 5171
Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Region: McLaren Vale
Regular price 595,000₫
Story: No second fiddle, the Understudy is a stylistic contrast to our Rifle & Hunt Cabernet.
Nose: Vibrant aromas of black cherries, blackcurrants, tomato leaves and capsicum are complemented by spicy notes of cinnamon, ginger and pepper.
Palate: The palate is well-balanced with blackberries, blackcurrant, coffee and cocoa, followed by notes of cedar and firm tannins.
Pairing: Try with a marinated lamb and chargrilled vegetable pizza with goat cheese and rosemary.
Cellaring: Drink now to 2027
Winemaker: Shane Harris
UNDERSTUDY CABERNET SAUVIGNON BLANC (2016 VINTAGE)'S AWARDS:
93 points - Sam Kim 2017
92 points - Tony Keys 2017
Understudy Cabernet Sauvignon's "big brother" won a special award in 2018!
Wines by Geoff Hardy was awarded "Australian Wine Company of the Year" by Winestate Magazine in 2012, 2014 and became a finalist in the Top 5 of 2016. (Photo: Wines by Geoff Hardy)
ABOUT WINES BY GEOFF HARDY
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Pertaringa's vineyard in McLaren Vale. (Photo: winesbygeoffhardy.com.au)