2014 Franklin Tate Estates Cabernet Merlot, Margaret River
Vibrant crimson and plum red with a bright bouquet of intense blackcurrant and plum aromas. Hints of black olive, sage and spice add a slight savoury element among the plush fruit on the nose are supported by a palate of juicy blackcurrant and dark plum with a hint of violet and black olive. The fruit is balanced by gripping chalky tannins and a good length of integrated oak notes of choc-mint with cinnamon and cedar spice.
The Tate Family have been making award winning wines in Margaret River since 1974