Pask Gimblett Rd Cabernet Merlot MalbecPask Gimblett Road Cabernet Merlot Malbec 2013 $22 ★★★★

Brace yourself for pepper, leather, plum, fresh boysenberry and leafy aromatics which lead to a palate loaded with red berries, cranberry, pomegranate, dried sage and a dusting of dark cocoa powder.  Super-fresh, youthful acidity combined with attractive grip on the finish makes this an affordable wine worth cellaring for a year or four.