Wine Poker Face Cabernet Merlot 2009
Poker Face Cabernet Merlot 2009 shows a dense texture, fresh, well-balanced acidity and full-bodied taste, a drop-down tones of black currant, cherry and blackberry. In the aftertaste develop shades of spices and minerals.
Intense aroma reveals notes of ripe plums, blackberries and green leaves, which adds a touch of tobacco and minerals.
Wine perfectly complement dishes such as veal stuffed with mushrooms, rabbit stew with fresh herbs and olives, vegetable lasagna, cannelloni with ricotta cheese and many other dishes of red meat and poultry.
Among the wines of Westend Estate wines deserve special attention line Roker Face, which are at a fairly low price show excellent performance and fully reflect the original style of Australian wines. One of them - an elegant Poker Face Cabernet Merlot 2009. Created from two grape varieties, it has a dense texture, powerful tannic foundation and great tones of cherry and black currant, which gives the wine Cabernet Sauvignon. Merlot, in turn, softens the tannins, giving them a more rounded, velvety character and adds a bunch of notes of blackberry, leather and tobacco.
Westend Estate Company traces its history to 1927, as it was this year emigrated from Italy, Francesco and Elizabeth Calabria purchased a small plot of land in New South Wales. Based in the western part of the town of Griffith, they built a small winery, which is due to the high quality wines quickly became famous all over the south-east coast of Australia. Originally the name of the winery sounded like Calabria Wines, but in 1974 it was renamed the Westend Estate Wines. Today the company operates son Francesco and Elizabeth - Bill Calabria, which modified the production and significantly expanded the range of wines, bringing them to a higher level of quality. It was under him, since 2000, the wine Westend were awarded more than 30 top awards at the most prestigious Australian and international competitions.