Jacobs Creek St Hugo 2007

I've previously reviewed the 1998, 2003 and 2005 vintages of this wine.  The 2007 vintage has a typical Coonawarra aroma of chocolate and spice, and a drying oaky smell.  The palate has a bit of length (it's not bad), with drying tannins, some evident acidity.  Overall, this wine is a bit tough.  It may open up.  84 points.

Abv: 14.5%
Price: around $40
Website: http://www.jacobscreek.com
Coonawarra
January 20, 2011
0

Featured post

IMW Annual Bordeaux tasting - 2013 vintage

Held in Sydney by the Institute of Masters of Wine on the weekend, this was …

Popular Posts

Exclusive/small production winery mailing lists

Well executed mailing lists provide benefits to consumer and winery alike.  …

Colonel and The Merchant Barossa Shiraz 2016

I tasted this wine blind, not knowing it was a $10 wine.  Actually, it's…

Lucinda Estate Circa 1990 South Gippsland Pinot Noir 2015

A first wine for me from this producer, and a good one.  Lucinda Estate in S…