Margan Breaking Ground Barbera 2017

The vineyard providing the fruit, Ceres Hill, was planted in 1998 with the cuttings coming from Mudgee’s Montrose vineyard.

Margan, Breaking Ground, Barbera, Hunter Valley, 2017

Lively dark black cherry fruit with plump blackberry hints, warm baking spices and a chinotto cola/herb Italianate nod. Svelte texture, with an energetic vibrancy over dark berries and cherry cola. Toothsome tannins. Dangerously drinkable.

RRP: $40
Alc: 13.5%
Rating: 18/20

Wine sample courtesy of Margan Family Wines

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.