Red Wine
Now Reading
Review: Mountadam Vineyards – The Red (2007)

The Red from Mountadam Vineyards

The Wine Review:


Pours out of the bottle with a deep red colour. It has a pleasant fruity Cabernet nose and hints of French oak (present but not overdone). The aroma pulls you in telling you to give it a taste. The taste itself gives a medium-bodied mouth feel with smooth integrated tannins. There are dark fruit flavours and a little capsicum, pepper and slightly earthy. A great value buy.  

Key Wine Descriptions:

Powerful Dark Fruit,Plumy Pepper, Vanilla Elagant, Smooth

Notes from the winemaker:Comprising 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc, this is a distinctive blend of the best red wines from the Mountadam estate.

Colour: Deep red with a vibrant purple hue

Bouquet: Elegant new French oak complements the piquant and ripe fruit characters

Palate: Very stylish tannin structure, balanced to the delicate yet intense fruit flavours, with hints of ripe red cherries, capsicum and liquorice

Cellar: Up to 2019

Food Match: Pairs beautifully with rich, flavourful steaks, like rib-eye, porterhouse, sirloin and T-bone. It is also a classic match to lamb dishes or rich cheeses like Gruyere.

Other Infomation

Wine Name
The Red

Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot


$ 35.00


Eden Valley

Winery Website

's Rating
Aroma & Bouquet
Taste & Length

Date Tasted: 2015/04/03

*Note our scoring scale is slightly different than other wine reviewers. In short, anything above 7.0 is considered worthy of buying, but see here for more details.

Reviewer's Rating
You have rated this
Alternate years - Reviews of a different vintage
Second opinion - More reviews for this wine


About The Author
Sammy Lee avatar
Sammy Lee
A wine enthusiast that wants to bring like folks together.

You must log in to post a comment