Love for the 2012 Sexy Beast
The great reviews of the 2012 Two Hands wines just keep rolling in. The latest: A rave and a 93-point score from the Wine Spectator for the 2012 Sexy Beast Cabernet Sauvignon.
Here’s the review from the magazine’s man on Australia, Harvey Steiman, in the brand new Wine Spectator Advance (the review will be appear in the Mach 31 issue of the magazine):
Two Hands Cabernet Sauvignon McLaren Vale Sexy Beast 2012 • $40
Ripe, round and generous, with raspberry and black cherry fruit at the core, shaded by spicy, toasty, herbal nuances. This has depth and presence, and the finish doesn’t quit. Drink now through 2022. 4,500 cases made.—H.S.
In his own tasting of the wine, Two Hands’ Michael Twelftree lends his insights into what makes this Cabernet from McLaren Vale special, and why he thinks it will be “phenomenally long-lived.” Check it out: