Red Knot by Shingleback Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

Shingleback have continued to garner medals and awards for this wine, the 2018 release now brings home gold from the New Zealand International Wine Show, Silver at the International Wine show in Vienna and plenty of Bronzes from Royals Hobart, Adelaide and Melbourne. 95% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Shiraz.
Exclusive to Dan Murphy’s, BWS and Shingleback’s online store.

Red Knot by Shingleback, Cabernet Sauvignon, McLaren Vale, 2018

Deep garnet from core to rim. Blackcurrant, blackberry, grated dark chocolate, herbaceous bay, olive and a fair whack of cigar tobacco. Medium bodied with a mesh of fine, mod-Oz tannin structure and an inherent juiciness not unlike citrus. The dark fruit profile runs consistently from start to finish and the wine leaves a savoury tail. Very good value.

RRP: $15
Alc: 14.1%
Rating: 17.75/20

Wine sample courtesy of Shingleback

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