Tatachilla Cabernet Sauvignon 1998, McLaren Vale


check out the amount of the sediments! Sign of an aged structured red!

the wine went well with Whey smoke cheese from Melbourne and Ruffles Onion/sourcream chips

Wine Session@Summer Apartments
Got this bottle from Eslim and it was a beautiful bottle. This wine has won numerous awards including the famed Tucker Seabrook Perpetual Trophy & Winstate Best Cab Sauv (2000). A fantastic aged McLaren Vale Cab Sauv with great character! The wine exhibit grace & elegance after 45mins of decanting.

Eye: Inky dark Red
Nose: Intense, complex nose with Tobacco, Blackcurrant and slight hay/vanilla
Front Palate: Silky, Succulent Fine grained tannins
Mid Palate: Structured with integrated blackcurrant/spice
End Palate: Medium to Long finish

Price: 40sgd from eslim
Rating: 4.2/5
Value: Great Value

Chateau Roland La Garde “Prestige” 2001

First Bottle to be opened by Demona!

A Bordeaux Blend with 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon. The winery and winemaker (Bruno Martin) have won much accolades and this wine was rated at 90points by Robert Parker. This wine was aged in new oak casks for 12 months and should be decanted for 60mins.

Eye: Inky Purplish Red
Nose: Intense, complex nose with Tobacco, Cigar box and Leather
Front Palate: Masculine with power, with a fine grained Tannins that slightly overpower the fruit
Mid Palate: Immense structure and slight taste of leather
End Palate: medium finish

Price: 40sgd
Rating: 3.9/5
Value: Good Value