Cedary oak, classic cigar box and wood spice aromatics on the bouquet. The palate reveals dark fruits, plums, choc and cassis. Succulent, plush yet elegant mouth-feel with find dry, lingering tannins. Decanting of the wine is recommended if consumed prior to December 2021.
Rich meat dishes with a savoury jus, leg of lamb or sirloin on the bone with red wine jus.
The Mackenzie with its backbone of Cabernet Sauvignon, is our flagship red blend. The Mackenzie recognizes the current family in a 400 year lineage of owners.
This limited volume wine represents a single vineyard block where Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grapes grow side by side in deep red Tukulu soil.
Each cultivar underwent malo separately in 100% new French oak.