This Cabernet is crafted from our oldest Cabernet planting on the Laira property. Planted by our founder Eric Brand in 1968 these wines have driven deep into the Classic Terra Rossa soils that the Coonawarra is famous for.
Garnet red. Rich perfumed fruits dominate the nose displaying pure cassis, mulberry and plum over subtle mocha oak from barrel fermentation and maturation. The rich and rounded palate displays juicy dark fruits with integrated dusty cedar oak notes. The wine has a strong but fine tannin structure and a long finish with lingering fruit flavours.
Varietal cassis, blackberry and blueberry fruits with dusty cedar oak. Deep crimson Red. Juicy vibrant dark berry fruits on the palate with some dried herb notes. The wine displays gtrat finesse and structure with fine dusty tannins and subtle French oak flavours.
Plum and blackberry fruits with nutmeg and vanilla aromas from barrel fermentation and maturation. Crimson red colour. The elegant, mid-weight palate displays lovely plum and dark cherry fruits with spicy vanilla notes from time in French oak. The structure is powerful but elegant with fine velvety tannins and a long finish.