Yalumba The Scribbler Cabernet Shiraz 2008

Yalumba's "The Scribbler" had an aroma of oak and chalk with a slight dusty element.  The palate showed rich, good quality, fruit, which I initially thought was completely non-varietal for a cabernet sauvignon, until I realised that 35% of the blend was shiraz.  That then made sense.  83 points.

Price: $14.90
Abv: 14%
Source: retail (Dan Murphy's)
Website: http://www.yalumba.com/
Barossa Valley
September 4, 2010

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