Leeuwin Art Series Cabernet 2003

Leeuwin Estate, Margaret River, Art Series, Cabernet Sauvignon 2003 The nose sports cherries, both dried and fresh, cocoa, dusty and sandy Cape Leeuwin pathways and pipe tobacco.

Leeuwin Art Series Cabernet 2003In the mouth, this wine, less than ten years on since the harvest, is silky and ready to drink. While the tannins have been mollified the acidity still is alight, offering brightness and the opportunity to pair this wine with a rich demi-glace topped filet.

Produced and bottled in Margaret River, where the Indian and the Southern Oceans meet, creating an amazing mecca for surfers and those who enjoy watching the turbulent water 13.5% $45 suggested US retail, a media sample Leeuwin Estate

About RJ

Ray Johnson is the Executive Director of the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University. He writes about food and wine, his travels and the business of wine. He makes his home in Sonoma County, California.
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2 Responses to Leeuwin Art Series Cabernet 2003

  1. Shae Cooney says:

    You’re making me hungry, Ray! Delicious tasting note.

  2. Ray says:

    Even the memory of that wine is delicious. Ray

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