Hay Shed Hill’s 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Gets 96 Points From James Halliday

Noted winemaker, Michael Kerrigan, has been making high quality, vibrant wines at his Hay Shed Hill winery located in Margaret River.

An all-time favourite Cabernet from the region, the recently released 2010 vintage has been receiving widespread praise, including a massive 96 point review by James Halliday.

The article “Hay Shed Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 2010” has all the information you need on this wine. It cites the following quote from James Halliday [Wine Companion Magazine, August/ September 2012]: “96 Points Hay Shed Hill cabernet Sauvignon – Strong purple-crimson; estate-grown, open-fermented, and 18 months in French oak are the bones; the flesh is beautifully juicy and succulent red berry fruits finishing with fine tannins. 14% alc. Drink: 2020.” http://www.winestreet.com.au/wine-shop/cabernet-sauvignon/201-hay-shed-hill-cabernet-sauvignon/

An exemplary Cabernet at an excellent price, Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 from Hay Shed Hill is inky in colour with typical briar, blackcurrant, cedar and mint aromas. The palate provides similar impressions of flavour in a superbly textured medium-bodied style. The tannins are finely grained whereas the finish is lingering and fragrant.

Hay Shed Hill’s Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 is a well known blend in the Margaret River region. Michael Kerrigan has done a fantastic job of creating a stylish and wonderfully elegant wine with a level of sophistication that is normally associated with the finest examples of this blend. It features relentless fruit flavours and controlled linear structure that effortlessly carry to a long finish. The result is an amazing wine with super value.

About Hay Shed Hill Winery:

Hay Shed Hill is a premium wine producer located in the world renowned Margaret River wine region of WA. The vineyard sits on the deep red gravelly loams of the Wilyabrup area. The property was previously a dairy farm which was home to the returning World War II veterans. The first vines were planted here in 1973. Since then the winery has changed owners a number of times and is currently owned by noted winemaker Michael Kerrigan.

Hay Shed Hill produces a range of wine varieties including Cabernet Sauvignon, Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. The wines reflect the land of their origin; wines of great flavour and depth true to both the region and vineyard. As a testament to Hay Shed Hill’s commitment to quality, the wines have won a number of national and international awards.

For more details go to www.hayshedhill.com.au/

About Benji

I am married and live on a farm near Margaret River with my wife, daughter and son. I set up The Margaret River Guide to assist people coming to Margaret River Western Australia to easily find what they are looking for. I also wanted to allow people to find activities they did not know about and to be able to openly comment on/ review businesses.

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