2017 Coda Cabernet Merlot

ProducerSkigh Wine
RegionMargaret River, WA
StatusSustainable Vineyards
About

A young emerging label out of Margaret River, Skigh Wines, have sprung out of the gate with 3 ranges of wines, from the entry level Coda wines, premium Abacus wines though to their experimental Strange Brew labels. With over 15 years of winemaking experience in the region, Skigh McManus sources fruit from what he feels are the best sub-regions in the Margaret River area.

Winemaker

Skigh McManus

Website https://skighwine.com/about/
WineNouveau Style. 30 days on skins in open stainless steel fermenters followed by 9 months in tank with lees to build complexity. Vibrant raspberry, blackcurrant and ripe plum fruits. Bay leaf, rosemary, bitter cacao, blackcurrant and dark plums on the palate. Smooth, silky and rich mouthfeel. Minimal sulphur additions.
Tasting NoteDark plum - Blackcurrant - Smooth
DrinkWeeknight