2016
Sister's Run
'Old Testament'
Cabernet Sauvignon
Coonawarra

2016
Sister's Run
'Old Testament'
Cabernet Sauvignon
Coonawarra

The Old Testament vineyard is located in the heart of the Coonawarra, and this Cabernet is grown by vigneron Denise Trotter.

The colour is bright red with brick overtones. The nose is leafy and dusty with a hint of true ripe cassis. The entry is open and textural and the middle palate continues dry and savoury, before being incoiled by assured manly tannins. the after palate has a final note of bright berries and the finish is long and drying. In summary this dry moreish wine suits charcuterie or salumi, or our finest homemade wurst.

  • Region: Coonawarra
  • Varietal: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Vintage: 2016
  • Vineyard: Old Testament Vineyard
  • TA: 6.1 g/L
  • pH: 3.48
  • Alcohol: 14.5%
  • Production: 3,876 cases
Winery & Regional Information
MCLAREN VALE

John Reynell planted grapes at Reynella in 1838 and later employed a young laborer named Thomas Hardy. In so doing, the foundations were being put in place for two wine dynasties that were to dominate the region for over a century. McLaren Vale became the model of the small winery before such enterprises became fashionable in other states, and it... Learn More »

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MCLAREN VALE

Sister’s Run is serious fun and serious wine. The talented, young winemaker Elena Brooks (of Dandelion Vineyards and Heirloom Vineyards fame) wears steel cap work boots every day of course, but carries a pair of high heels in back of the ute, only for emergencies, like last minute invitations to accept trophies at gala wine show dinners and the like. Learn More »

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