Spend $200 & get free delivery to most of Australia
Click here for all Australian freight rates
- Melbourne 1-3 working days
- Sydney 2-3 working days
- Brisbane 3-5 working days
- Adelaide 3-5 working days
- Perth 5-10+ working days
For express service, call 1800 069 295 for a quote.
International deliveries click here We cannot ship to all countries.
There are currently no reviews for this product.
1998 Leconfield Coonawarra Merlot
Subscribe to stock alerts
Please enter your email address to receive stock alerts for this product:
- Closure: Cork
We avoid using the descriptor 'sensational' because it is abused by too many wine marketeers. We can recall one wine newsletter where every product featured was sensational - but what the fellow neglected to say was that sensational can be both good and bad, and most of the wine being sold happened to be sensationally bad. The Leconfield Merlot is 'sensationally good' and a result of a very great vintage at Coonawarra. Deep crimson mauve colour. Superb lifted nose, wonderful aroma juxtaposition, leather, truffles and earth counterpointed by ripe mulberry, liquorice, chocolate and spice. The palate is equally impressive and is an indication of the very low yield (less than 2 tonnes per acre), the great growing season and masterful winemaking of Ralph Fowler. Mulberry, chocolate and spice flavours fill the mouth, remarkable length and persistence. Velvet smooth tannins, indicative of a long maceration, with exceptionally long aftertaste. Outstanding and a must! Cellar 4-5 years.