Blue Poles Reserve Cabernet Franc 2014

bppartyfrancThe more I taste of 2014 Margaret River reds, the more I come away impressed with the vintage: tannin quality is high. New wine here for Blue Poles, obviously confident enough to bottle this fickle grape solo this vintage. I’m no expert, but it seems it’s a tricky variety to get right. Pick too early and you get too much grassiness. Pick too late and it goes pruney and flat, and loses its perfume. Pick it just right and…

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Tasted : May16
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $40
Closure : Screwcap
Drink : 2017 - 2028+
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