The nose sings with typical Cabernet characters of cassis, dark plums, blueberries, mint and bell peppers. Youthful and fresh the palate has a lovely leafy berry core than runs the whole way t... Read More
"The 2011 Dead Arm is all about style, poise and savouriness. The gods may have thrown us challenging conditions and admittedly, there is a slight shift in style when compared to the more clas... Read More
*94 Points - James Halliday*
The top-of-the-tree Reserve Cabernet is superb and shows great finesse and class. The very best grapes from the estate's vineyards are rigourously handsorted, be... Read More
*Gold - IWC 2013*
*92 Points - James Halliday*
Named after James Stanley Malpas (JSM), son of Henry, a highly decorated Captain. This is an excellent Shiraz based fruity red, with the additi... Read More
Label Quote: "has excellent length"
Tasting Note: Full, porty nose, like your old, alcoholic uncle. And similarly soft in the middle with a sour, lingering aftertaste.
Drink with: Caution
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The nose is surprisingly floral and more subtle than previous vintages. The characteristic stone fruits of apricot, peach and nectarine are ever present with sweet spice nuances.
The palate ha... Read More
This wine is perhaps a little old-fashioned, as it doesn’t have an individual concept name like all the others. Up until the 1950’s, all of the Shiraz was used for producing a Port styled wine... Read More