Description/ Tasting NotesSmoky toasty oak aromas with succulent and fleshy mid palate with flavours of blackberries and red currants. Complex and elegant with soft tannins on the finish, hints of Nori seaweed, bayleaf and lapsong tea. Similar profile to many Bordeaux Cabernets.
Winery Info/ Brand
Built on the philosophy of allowing the fruit to speak for itself, Fraser Gallop Winery uses traditional as well as latest technology striving to create wines showcasing balance and finesse with structure and pedigree to thrive with careful cellaring and minimal intervention. Ideally located in the sub-region of the Wilyabrup, its north facing elevation allows maximum exposure for ideal ripeness and flavour profile of the varieties grown. All the vines are dry grown, cane pruned and the fruit is all hand picked. With meticulous attention to detail in the vineyard, it allows the winemaking team to craft wines that are truly expressive of its site and terroir
Region Info/ Origin
Margaret River is a town in the South West of Western Australia, located in the valley of the eponymous Margaret River, 277 kilometres south of Perth, the state capital. Famed for pioneering many of Australia's wine labels and vintages in prestigious wine styles, Margaret River's vineyards produce many other grape varieties including Sauvignon Blancs, Cabernet Sauvignons and Chardonnays. The fertile vineyards at Margaret River will continue to be the leader of Australia's wine regions where many other regional wine producers would like to establish wineries here.