Wines

Alan’s Cabernet

Alan’s Cabernet

Cab Sauvignon, Cab Franc, Merlot, Malbec, Petit Verdot

One of two original Wild Duck Creek Estate wines along with Springflat Shiraz. First produced in 1990, Alan’s Cabernet is a single vineyard wine, which was first planted in 1974 by founder David Anderson. Comprising of 5 varieties; Cabernet Sauvignon (75%), Cabernet Franc (10%), Merlot (10%), Malbec (3%) and Petit Verdot (2%). Usually our last vineyard to be picked, the Alan’s Cabernet offers all the hallmarks of a great Cabernet blend. This wine is the epitome of age worthiness, finesse and terroir expression. Matured for 20 months in 100% new French oak.

Vintages: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015

For information about our Allocation system, and to apply for an allocation of Alan’s Cabernet, released each June, click here.