Xanadu Estate cabernet 2020
The 2020 Xanadu Estate Cabernet Sauvignon from Margaret River in Western Australia is a red wine renowned for its depth and aromatic complexity. The wine presents a deep red color with purple hues, indicative of its richness and intensity. It displays a vibrant and pretty array of aromas, including characteristic notes of blackcurrant, violets, and mulberry. These primary aromas are beautifully entwined with hints of bay leaf and potpourri, adding layers of complexity to its bouquet. It has been noted for its black fruit notes, such as blackcurrant, plum, and cassis, highlighting its rich fruit profile. The Xanadu Cabernet Sauvignon 2020 is described as having medium to full body, with creamy and fine tannins that contribute to a long, consistent finish. This structure and texture make it a beautiful wine to enjoy now. The wine is also praised for its exotic perfumed aroma and a silky palate, with the oak and fruit balance being well managed, particularly with the contribution of 40% new French oak. This careful oak aging adds a cedary influence to the wine, enhancing its elegance and palate power. Overall, the 2020 Xanadu Estate Cabernet Sauvignon stands out for its aromatic complexity, elegant structure, and rich fruit flavors, making it a distinctive and highly regarded example of Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon.