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Date Printed: 10/24/2014
Mollydooker The Maitre D' Cabernet Sauvignon 2006
Mollydooker The Maitre D' Cabernet Sauvignon 2006
(search item no. 91395)
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The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 10/24/2014: $21.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The feedback we got from our release of the 2005 the Maitre D' was amazing. People were astonished at the depth and voluptuousness. It sold out instantly. As with all our wines, we believe that the 2006 vintage is better than the 2005. Sourced from our cooler climate vineyards, it is rich, intensely flavoured, yet elegant in style.
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About Mollydooker:

Mollydooker (Aussie for left-hander) Wines was established in 2005 by Sarah and Sparky Marquis. Five of their wines have been chosen in the Wine Spectator's "Top 100," and their Carnival of Love Shiraz has made the "Top 100" twice. The winery is on the prime Seaview Ridge in McLaren Vale, South Australia, and the vines are grown according to the Marquis Vineyard Watering Programme to give the grapes the rich flavors that distinguish Mollydooker's wines. Mollydooker makes Shiraz, Cabernet, Merlot and Verdelho. The Velvet Glove Shiraz, with 95%+ Marquis Fruit Weight is superbly complete and complex, with stunny beauty and power.