Cape Mentelle Zinfandel

Introduced to the Cape Mentelle Vineyard from California in 1975, Zinfandel is a particularly challenging variety to manage both in the vineyard and the winery. The resulting hedonistically rich wine makes all the hard work worthwhile and as such the Cape Mentelle Zinfandel has developed something of a 'cult' following amongst lovers of bold red wines.

  • Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2017

    Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2017

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    The aromatics are dark and brooding with Christmas spices of cinnamon and nutmeg, lifted fresh red roses and potpourri. Hints of candied ginger, marmalade and poached plum overlay the Christmas pudding complexity of liquorice, brandy soaked raisins and...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2016

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2016

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Wine Front 95 Points! "Made from 42-year-old, low-yielding zinfandel vines. I can’t recall a Cape Mentelle Zinfandel that I have enjoyed more. It has the kavorka. It lures you in and makes you desperate to drink more, or that’s my excuse. It tastes of...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2015

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2015

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Tyson Stelzer 95 Points! "One of the greatest Australian zins I've tasted yet, this is a rendition of generous, luscious exuberance. Yet for all of its flamboyance, this variety has been impecabbly tamed, concluding with precison, persistance and...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2014

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2014

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Jeremy Oliver 95 points!“Deliciously smooth and vibrant, steeped in briary, confectionary fruit.”Jeremy Oliver Gourmet Traveller Magazine 94 points!“Superb; this winery has many runs on the zinfandel board. Spicy oak scents with dense blackberry and...

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  • Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2012

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2012

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Campbell Mattinson 94 Points!"Cape Mentelle zin is a very good wine nowadays. The burly days are well over, though of course it still gives as good as it gets. It's bold but tidy. Tar, raspberry, tobacco, raspberry and an assortment of dried herbs...

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  • Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2010

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2010

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Jeremy Oliver 96 points! "An outstanding wine that reflects its varietal point of difference as well as its regionality. Heady, spicy aromas of blackberries, blueberries, sweet vanilla/cedary oak and dried herbs are lifted by a scents of rose petals and...

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  • Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2009

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2009

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    APPEARANCE:Dark red and crimson.NOSE: Prunes, blackcurrant, aniseed, dark chocolate and roasted coffee.PALATE:Inky, rich and full bodied with ripe black fruits complemented by delicate cinnamon spice and a savoury structure. The fruit intensity is...

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  • Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2007

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 2007

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Jeremy Oliver 96 points! "America, look out! This astonishing zin has an explosively floral fragrance of blueberries, blackberries and sweet charry, perfumed oak backed by spicy, meaty undertones. Deep and alluring, it's silky-smooth but stacked with...

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  • Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 1995

    [SOLD-OUT] Cape Mentelle Zinfandel 1995

    Region: WA- Margaret River

    Medium deep crimson. Dark chocolate, leafy, juicy fruit, minty aromas with hints of leather, tobacco. Concentrated dark chocolaty, juicy fruit, musky flavours and earthy complexity, ripe tannins and good flavour length.Drink now - 2008Cape Mentelle

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