Mcguigan Classic Cabernet Sauvignon 75Cl
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Cabernet Sauvignon - Red Australian Wine
Lovely flavours of rich, intense, cassis fruit combine perfectly in this full flavoured Cabernet Sauvignon. It is best served at room temperature and is a terrific accompaniment to herb crusted lamb cutlets or traditional roast beef.
We have carefully crafted this range of wines as a tribute to four generations of classic Australian winemaking by the McGuigan family. It takes inspiration from the central symbol of the family crest - the lion which represents the courage and commitment to continually create truly flavoursome Australian wine.
Pack Size: 75cl
- Wine of South Eastern Australia
- Rich, intense, cassis fruit
- International Wine and Spirit Competition Australian Producer of the Year and Winemaker of the year 2009/2011/2012
- Contains: Eggs, Milk, Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites
Lovely flavours of rich intense cassis fruit combine perfectly in this full flavoured Cabernet Sauvignon
|Region of Origin||South Eastern Australia|
|Type of Closure||Screwcap|
|Wine Maker||Thomas Jung|
The fruit was crushed and de-stemmed to varying sizes & styles of red fermenters where the fruit was fermented on oak at cooler temperatures of 18 - 22oC for 5 - 7 days. Fermenting at cooler temperatures allows the fruit flavours to be nurtured and enables retention of varietal characteristics. Post fermentation the majority of the wine is matured in stainless steel tanks with a percentage of the wine transferred onto French & American Oak. Components are them selected, blended, stabilised and clarified.
McGuigan Wines was established to celebrate the culmination of 3 generations of wine growing by the McGuigan family. Founder Brian McGuigan adopted the central symbol of the family crest, the lion, to reflect inspiration & the enduring spirit & passion for producing great quality Australian wine. Today Brian's brother, Neil McGuigan, is at the helm of McGuigan Wines & continues the proud family tradition. IWSC Winemaker of the Year-2009/2011/2012 & IWC White Winemaker of the Year-2009/2012/2013
The fruit is selected from vineyards in the Riverland, Murray Darling & Limestone Coast regions. The climate is hot with high evaporation rates & generally low rainfall making irrigation essential. The climate is also continental, resulting in long sunny days and noticeably cooler nights. Modern viticultural & winemaking techniques mean that the climate can be seen as one of the region's strengths. Long sunshine hours ensure fruit ripens fully & low relative humidity results in little incidence of disease
This wine can be drunk now but will further improve if carefully stored for up to 2 years
Alcohol Unit Other Text:
9.4 UK Units per bottle
1.6 UK Units per 125ml glass
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men 3-4 units a day
Women 2-3 units a day
Please drink responsibly
- Best enjoyed within 2 years of purchase, drink within 2 days of opening.
Country of Origin:
Origin Free Text:
Wine of Australia
Australian Vintage (Europe) Limited,
Imported and bottled by:
Australian Vintage (Europe) Limited,
Lower Age Limit:
Statutory Years : 18
75 Centilitres ℮
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