Winery Region:McLaren Vale
Wine Name:The Coppermine Road
Robert Parker Rating:93
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RP 93 points: "One of the finest Cabernet Sauvignons produced in South Australia is dÔÇÖArenbergÔÇÖs Coppermine Road. The colossal 2001 The Coppermine Road Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits an opaque purple color in addition to a gorgeous perfume of lead pencil shavings intermixed with blackberry and cassis fruit, vanilla, Asian spices, and white flowers. Still primary and young, with great intensity as well as tremendous upside potential, it requires 5-6 more years of aging, after which it will last for two decades.||Chester Osborn, the remarkable person behind this enormous array of both impeccably high quality and value-priced wines, deserves considerable accolades for what he is able to achieve at all price ranges. If you love Australian wines, dÔÇÖArenberg is a winery to seek out as these offerings all possess abundant soul as well as character. In short, the accolades that proprietor/winemaker Chester Osborn receives not only from The Wine Advocate, but virtually everybody in the wine world, are all well deserved.||Importer: Rob McDonald, Old Bridge Cellars, Napa, CA"
93 points. Source: Robert Parker (Wine Advocate) "August, 2003" by Robert Parker