2000 Jacob's Creek/Orlando Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Australia
  • South Australia
Drink between 2002 - 2008 (Edit)
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Community Tasting Notes 1

  • AshmanE wrote: (84 points)

    August 27, 2008 - This one got better after sitting on the counter over-night. We didn't vacuum seal it, but did stopper it. Deep color. Almost opaque. Heavy flavors. It has a bit too much oak for me, but that's par for the course with a lot of these Aussie wines in my experience. Notes of black cherry, anise, even cinnamon... A bit hot on the finish. Oak gives way a bit in the end to more fruit flavors. Not a bad bottle for the price. - As a side note, my wife an I have flip-flopped on this one. I liked it much better than the 2 Buck Chuck Merlot that we just had, but she didn't like this one much at all. Guess it's all in what an individual's palette likes...

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James Halliday Australian Wine Companion

  • By James Halliday
    10/16/2002 (link)

    (Jacob's Creek Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2000
  • Type Red
  • Producer Jacob's Creek/Orlando
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation Reserve
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Australia
  • Region South Australia
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation n/a
  • UPC Code 080432355077

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  • In Cellars 3 (18%)
  • Consumed 14 (82%)

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