Cullen Wines


2020 Mangan Vineyard Red Moon

This wine is a blend of 52% malbec, 38% petit verdot and 10 % merlot, all grown on Mangan Vineyard. It has had no fining and has spent 7 months in 15% new oak. Hand harvested and naturally fermented, it is a wine which reflects the land where it is grown.

Vintage Notes

Winemaker Notes

Vineyard: 100% Mangan Vineyard.

Varieties: 52% Malbec, 38% Petit Verdot, 10% Merlot

Harvest Dates: 19th February to 9th March on fruit days including a super Moon perigee, plus a new Moon flower day.

Oak: 7 months in 15% new oak

Alcohol: 13.0%

Tasting Notes

Colour: Deep purple, mulberry. Cellar: Enjoy now or for up to 20 years. Bouquet: Dense ripe mulberry pie with chocolate crème and thyme trimmings. Mineral ironstone base notes. Food: Lamb or pork roast with root vegetables. Palate: Cherry, mulberry, dusty rose and chocolate, with an abundance of tannins moving across the palate to a textural silky finish.