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Capbern Gasqueton 2010, St Estephe, Bordeaux, France

$40 from Nick’s. The second wine of Calon Segur (the lovers’ wine), this is a 73/27 blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Intense dark ruby-purple colour, dense aromas of blackberry, black plums, hint of Indian spice and dark chocolate. This … Continue reading

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Le Rose de Phelan Segur 2011, Saint-Estephe, Bordeaux

AUD$20 from Nick’s Wine Merchants. Clear pale crimson red, youthful notes of strawberry against a denser cherry syrup. A dry, medium-bodied with high acidity, clean strawberry and red currant flavours. This leaves a lovely fruity finish, very pleasurable drink. Drink … Continue reading

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