Penfolds Bin 407 Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon Red Wine 2016 75cl
Penfolds Bin 407 Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon Red Wine 2016 was launched with the 1990 vintage in 1993, Bin 407 was developed in response to the increasing availability of high quality Cabernet Sauvignon fruit. Inspired by Bin 707, Bin 407 offers varietal definition and approachability, yet still with structure and depth of flavour. Textbook Cabernet Sauvignon, the varietally expressive Bin 407 highlights the rewards of Penfolds multi-region, multi-vineyard blending, with a core of ripe fruit supported by sensitive use of French and American oak.Read more...
Pairs well with…
- Red Meat
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Cooler conditions followed from mid-February which suited the later ripening cabernet sauvignon. Warmer districts had a break with some early March rain delaying the harvest and allowing great flavour development. The cooler districts in the south-east were picked two weeks earlier than usual. Grapes across all the main growing regions were able to ripen evenly and develop desirable flavours, outstanding colours and fine tannins.
Seamless, with a tightness/tension between acidity and tannins. These tannins are ripe and friendly – currently perceived as fruit, not oak tannins. Flavour and length lingers.
|ABV (% vol)||14.5|
|Wine Style||Full bodied|
|Red Wine Expression||Dark Fruits, Herbal, Rich|
|Wine Region||Barossa Valley, Coonawarra, Mclaren Vale, Wrattonbully|