Brumfield Stone Oak Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

This wine from a likeable tiny producer in the Yarra Valley had an aroma of light oak and elegant fruit, and a palate which was initially slightly plain with a touch of spritz, but settled down to reveal some plainish restrained fruit.  On day 2, I thought the wine better, with a more elegant palate and cedary notes coming through.  Ok.  81 points.

Abv: 13%
Price: $19
Source: cellar door
Yarra Valley
July 27, 2010

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