2023 Rob Hall Cabernets

Highly Rated
Deliciously approachable Cabernet from a winemaker who cut his teeth mastering the style at Mount Mary.

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Rob Hall was winemaker at the esteemed Mount Mary vineyard from 2002-2011.

Over that decade he crafted some of the country's finest Cabernet blends, with the Quintet setting the pace for quality in the Yarra Valley.

Here you get all of Rob's expertise without the hefty pricetag.

This is classic Yarra Valley Cabernet blend - soft, supple, immediately approachable. For a quality daily drinking Cabernet, this is one of the best buys in the Yarra.

96 points
"Rob knows a thing or two about cabernet, most likely, I'm guessing, from his days at Mount Mary. A brilliant, crimson purple, this fragrant wine leaps out of the glass with its bouquet of cassis, liqueur cherries, cedar, violets and just a soupçon of fresh tomato leaf. Medium bodied, this juicy-fruited wine is impeccably balanced with silky, persistent tannins that resonate throughout. If this was a pinot, it would be double the price."
- Philip Rich (Halliday Wine Companion)

The 2023 Cabernets is sourced from 5 vineyards, ensuring complexity.

The aroma is full of dark red fruit, fresh berries, tobacco leaf, chocolate and subtle spice. The palate is very well balanced, round medium bodied, with silky tannins, lovely acidity and great length.

96 points - "A blend of 62/32/6% cabernet sauvignon/merlot/malbec. Rob knows a thing or two about cabernet, most likely, I'm guessing, from his days at Mount Mary. A brilliant, crimson purple, this fragrant wine leaps out of the glass with its bouquet of cassis, liqueur cherries, cedar, violets and just a soupçon of fresh tomato leaf. Medium bodied, this juicy-fruited wine is impeccably balanced with silky, persistent tannins that resonate throughout. If this was a pinot, it would be double the price." - Philip Rich (Halliday Wine Companion)

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