WBM 2013 Wines of the Year - 2008 Whalebone Vineyard Merlot Cab Franc

Author: 
Mike Bennie
Source: 
WBM
Review Date: 
January 2014

Impressive from the get-go. Layers of dark fruits, earth, ferrous savouriness, eucalypt and sage. A formidable wall of fruit is tempered by ropes of dusty tannins, but all set in a medium body, cedary frame. Hold for a spell.

95 points