Gourmet Traveller WINE

100 Top New Release Wines              

Huon Hooke

 

94 Points

Mount Horrocks Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Clare Valley red is seldom as stylish as this. It’s all class: powerful cassis raspberry nose, not leafy but ripe and succulent. The palate is taut, elegant, finely structured and long with unusual finesse. It’s tight and firm, with a big future.

Aug/Sept 2009