Rosnay Triple Blend 2006 Tasting Notes
May 3, 2011
Region: NSW Central Ranges (Canowindra) on the banks of the Belubula River
Grape Variety: Cabernet (40%), Shiraz (40%), Merlot (20%)
Closure: Cork (750ml and magnum) and screw cap (375ml)
Peak drinking: Now
Body: Full body
Colour: Vibrant, deep dark plum red with purple hues
Nose: Big, rich, jammy nose. Juicy plum and cherry overtones combined with blackberries and spice aromas.
Palate: This wine is blended to capture all the elegant fruit characters that it has to offer in a wine. The Cabernet provides the rich flavour, length and structure. The Shiraz imparts a spicy complexity and richness. The merlot adds softness. It is a finely structured, subtle wine, showing ripe plum and spicy fruit flavours, complimented by a lingering fruit finish. .
Serving temp: 18-20 degrees C
Compiled and written by Colin Moss, Wine Educator and Consultant Sommelier. Please feel free to add your own notes in the comments box!