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2017 Te Mata Estate Awatea

2017 Awatea benefited from large proportions of declassified Coleraine in the final Cabernet dominant blend.

2017 Te Mata Estate Awatea

2017 Awatea benefited from large proportions of declassified Coleraine in the final Cabernet dominant blend.

$40.99

per bottle

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Constellation Drive Superstore High

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FWD Co. Panel f93
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2017 Te Mata Estate Awatea

2017 Awatea benefited from large proportions of declassified Coleraine in the final Cabernet dominant blend.

FWD Co. Panel f93

Description

Awatea is of such a quality that many Hawke's Bay wineries would be pleased to have it as their top cuvee. 2017 Awatea is another superlative red from a very tricky vintage benefitting from large proportions of declassified Coleraine in the final blend (2017 being Cabernet dominant). Very approachable in its youth - aromatically complex, silky and medium-bodied on the palate. The fruit purity is great, and the concentration indicates it will reward medium-term cellaring for the next 5+ years.

Smells

Instantly appealing, the floral violet notes mingle with blackcurrant, plum and graphite.

Tastes

Supple and mouth-filling, Awatea shows off a peacock's tail of luxurious black and red fruits. Amply structured and full of pure pleasure in its youth, it's a great, reward yourself Friday red best enjoyed with a quality cut of sirloin and good company. enjoy now or cellar 5+ years with confidence.

BrandTe Mata Estate

RegionHawkes Bay

VarietalCabernet Merlot

Size750ml

Alcohol %13.5%

Vintage2017

CountryNew Zealand

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