Ambriel’s Gift, Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Ambriel’s Gift, Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2015


♥ Organically grown
♥ Vegan Friendly
♥ Low in sulphur
♥ Dry wine
♥ No residual sugar

“The nose is leathery, earthy and tarry with fruit in the cassis spectrum. Silky smooth in the mouth with powerful oak characters sitting on top of an abundance of varietal fruit.” Equal Top In Category, Winestate Magazine 2018

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The Ambriel’s Gift vineyard sits behind our house in Coonawarra, and is grown at a tiny 1 tonne per acre (the average for Coonawarra is 3.5 – 4 tonnes). The grapes were grown with minimal intervention, with only 4 organic sprays for the season. No pesticides have been used in this vineyard for over 10 years.

No expense was spared to make the best wine possible: it was aged in fine grain French oak 300 litre Hogsheads for 26 months before bottling. It contains below organic levels of sulphur, and is suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

Our 2015 vintage was awarded:

  • Equal Top In Category, Winestate Magazine 2018

Download tasting notes PDF – 2015 vintage
Download tasting notes PDF – 2014 vintage


Critics Review: Award winning Coonawarra Cabernet

Our Ambriel’s Gift, Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 vintage was awarded:
94 points – James Halliday “Estate-grown, matured in French oak (some obviously new) for 26 months, custom made, strongly branded bottles. Deeply coloured, the flavours range through cassis, choc mint and strong pencilly oak. The tannins are substantial due to small berries and bunches.”

Our Ambriel’s Gift, Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 vintage was awarded:
93 points – James Halliday “A very low yield of 1t/acre, matured in French hogsheads for 19 months. A potent wine, cassis and mulberry fruit take pole position as the wine enters the mouth, but the tannin framework, almost inevitable given the low yield, remains very strong.”

Our Ambriel’s Gift, Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 vintage was awarded:
• 94 points – James Halliday “Inky purple-crimson; an uninhibited, full-bodied Cabernet with layered and powerful blackcurrant fruit, oak and tannins all speaking from the same page.”
• GOLD Wine Showcase Magazine 94 points
• GOLD Melbourne International Wine Competition

Our Ambriel’s Gift, Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 vintage was awarded:
• Gold AWC Vienna International Wine challenge 2013
• Gold Medal Royal Queensland 2012
• Silver NZ International 2012
• Silver International Wine Competition 2012
• Silver Rutherglen 2012
• Silver Perth Wine Show 2012

Additional information


100% Coonawarra, South Australia


100% Cabernet Sauvignon


14.5% Alc/Vol


Single vineyard – Ambriel's Gift Vineyard


Stelvin cap


Made to age, drink now until 2030.

Customer Reviews

Based on 17 reviews
Sweet red fruit

Sweet red fruits with powerful tannins. Rated the 2006 Vintage

Lovely wine

lovely wine, Cool and wet yr made for slow ripening intense fruit 2 yrs French oak. 5 silver 1 gold 5*winestste. Rated the 2010 Vintage.

Smooth tannins, soft texture

The fruit is coming from their best vineyard, strict yield control. 26 months in new French oak gives it a lovely bouquet- vanilla,blueberry jam, earthy. Rusty hue. Dry,medium body, well balanced. Smooth tannins, soft texture. Oak is evident, mocha, blueberry. Long finish. Rated the 2014 Vintage.

Smooth velvet red

Smooth velvet red, strong oak flavours, dry and not a lot of tannins. Rated the 2013 Vintage

Powerful and beautiful

Such a powerful beautiful wine. Lots of tannins in this still, save it for a few years. So happy I still got another 6