With all the wines we offer having passed an extremely tough Tasting Panel, it’s never a surprise to see them recognised by Australia’s premier critic. But it’s always nice nonetheless. Each of these featured drops has earned a minimum of 90 points from James Halliday.
Generous aromas of blackcurrant, blueberry, chocolate and leather continue on a medium-bodied palate. Gentle tannins add structure while natural acidity adds balance and freshness.
Item Code: ITM2282
Bright dark fruit aromas with hints of oaky spice that follow onto a medium- to full-bodied palate. Flavours of cherry and plum are present with undertones of chocolate and savoury spice. Fine tannins create an elegant structure and texture the wine ends with a persistent finish.
Item Code: ITM2896
Lifted fruit aromas leap from the glass, and progress onto a mouth-filling palate of juicy plum and spicy oak. The wine is backed by fine tannins that provides excellent balance and leads to a persistent finish.
Item Code: ITM5242
Deep red with purple hues this wine has a fragrant bouquet with aromas of blackcurrant and blackberry with hints of cedar and spice. On the palate juicy berry fruits combined with oaky spice to create a rich mouthfeel while fine tannins and good acidity add balance and length.
Item Code: ITM4496
"This blend shows spicy, ripe perfumed fruit with good oak influence. The palate is soft and appealing with sweet fruit and fine tannins. An elegant and approachable style." Tasting Panel Chair, Ian McKenzie
Item Code: ITM5369
Regional expression is on point. There’s juicy notes of cassis and blackcurrant wrapped in complex notes of bitter chocolate and black olives.
Item Code: ITM5003
Deep crimson in colour, this wine displays aromas of violet, dark fruits and cassis with hints of savoury cedar. On the palate, rich flavours of blackcurrant and plum alongside a heady spiciness are backed by fine but well-structured tannins that contribute to a persistent finish.
Item Code: ITM1893
This is a refined blend with redcurrant and blackberry balanced by complex notes of cedar-like oak and nuances of dried herbs. Fine, ripe tannins round the palate and contribute to a long and savoury finish.
Item Code: ITM4904
A bold bouquet of cassis, cigars and cedar continue onto the palate. Full-bodied fruit characters and long, board tannins coat the mouth before ending with a persistent finish. A classic Caberent of flavour and balance.
Item Code: ITM5906
Deep ruby in appearance, this Cabernet boasts aromas of black fruits. The palate shows remarkable depth of flavour; sweet red and black fruits dominate. The acid and tannins are perfectly balanced, and the length is tremendous.
Item Code: ITM4946
Deep ruby in colour with gentle aromas of black and red fruits backed by spicy undertones. The palate is full bodied with lashings of blackcurrant, blackberry, ripe strawberry and cherry, while soft tannins and a hint of vanilla add balance, leading to a satisfying and lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM2229
It begins on the nose with ripe berries, dried herbs and savoury notes with just a touch of mint. Then it opens up to a flavoursome palate where rich cassis, blackberry and herbs are tamed by chalky tannins in a way that is both accessible and elegant.
Item Code: ITM3674
"A lovely example of Margaret River's famous variety – Cabernet Sauvignon. Beautiful ripe, sweet fruit aromas are perfectly matched with classy French oak. The mid-palate shows fleshy sweet fruit backed by firm but well-balanced tannins." Tasting Panel Chair, Ian McKenzie
Item Code: ITM5368
Dark cherry red in colour with purple hues, this wine presents a fragrant fruit driven nose with hints of dried herbs and violets. On the palate rich raspberry, blackberry and cassis fill the mouth while undertones of mint, cedar and spice add a savoury edge. Firm tannins create excellent balance and lead to a long, elegant finish.
Item Code: ITM4678
"This is one of the best wines that Deep Woods Estate makes and the one that I cellar for special occasions - and also drink it on a Tuesday with pizza." Julian Langworthy, Chief Winemaker
Item Code: ITM6739
A classic Margaret River Cabernet with layers of complexity. Fragrant aromas of blackberry and chocolate with briary notes move onto a plush palate of forest fruits and cedary oak. Fine-grained tannins add structure and depth, guiding the wine to a lengthy and satisfying finish.
Item Code: ITM4701
“Mellow perfume of blue and black berry fruits, bay leaf, pepper, mint, undergrowth. Soft sigh across the palate then tannins and herbal character weave through to a fine tug of tannin. I like the little detail in spice, wood and earthiness, but its that gentle fruit sweetness and sheets of softness to texture that woo most. Not particularly complex, but it’s a lovely, lovely thing to drink.” Mike Bennie
Item Code: ITM6584
Aromas of violets and glazed cherries are supported by hints of cedar, cassis and forest floor. The palate enters with fine-grained tannins and is followed by notes of bright raspberries and mulberries. A wonderful expression of Margaret River Cabernet from an exceptional vintage.
Item Code: ITM4836
The bouquet displays an array dark fruits with subtle notes of crushed herbs and violet. The palate fills the mouth with delicate flavours of blackberry and cassis, which are balanced by lovely savoury undertones and fine tannins. This is a wine of elegance, complexity and length.
Item Code: ITM4677
Incredible depth of colour with concentrated flavours redolent of blackcurrant and bramble. Firm, savoury tannins round the palate while concentrated black fruits fill the mouth.
Item Code: ITM4094
A powerful and intense red with generous blackcurrant and redcurrant fruit flavours. Fine tannins and cool acidity complete a harmonious wine that is excellent now but will get better with careful cellaring to 2024.
Item Code: ITM5757
Lifted aromas of dark berries are layered with spice and black olive. Luscious fruit weight is complemented by savoury spice for texture. Well-integrated oak and a fine acidity, results in a spectacular wine.
Item Code: ITM5437
A generous blend with a bit of Cabernet Franc in the mix. It’s elegant and juicy with a soft core of spicy red and black fruits. Delicious drinking now but will reward further with time.
Item Code: ITM5433
“A powerfully built cabernet of outstanding potential. A great wine, and possibly the best yet from Cape Mentelle.” Huon Hooke
Item Code: ITM6027
Powerful yet elegant with ripe blackcurrant and dark chocolate flavours underpinned by notes of liquorice, vanilla, earth and spice. Firm tannins frame the palate and contribute to an effortlessly lengthy finish. A great future awaits.
Item Code: 29832