Flametree Cabernet Merlot
The nose is typically aromatic, showing mulberry, redcurrants and even blue fruits. The palate shows ripe, fleshy varietal Cabernet fruit, some savoury Malbec characters and fine, chocolatey tannins. Cabernet provides fragrance and structure, Merlot provides velvety tannins and Malbec provides further dark fruits on the palate. This is classic Margaret River blend done right, with the perfect balance between fruit, oak and acidity with a lovely long finish.
This Flametree Cabernet Merlot is a reflection of another high quality vintage in Margaret River; this is a top quality examples of this popular Cabernet Merlot blend; with intense concentration and classic cassis, blackberry and dark fruit flavours all evident. A wine with a long future ahead of it this still offers plenty of immediate drinking pleasure.