Shiraz

Premium Wines  |  2008 Shiraz

James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion 2012, 92 points

A noticeably lifted bouquet, with warm and engaging red and black fruit beneath; the palate is thickly textured, dense and full bodied, with the oak dominating at this early stage; built for power and the long haul, this wine needs time.

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Closure

Stelvin

Grape Variety

100% Shiraz

Growing Region

McLaren Vale - Estate Grown

Colour

Deep, dark maroon

Aroma

Lifted dark chocolate, sweet fruit cake, plums and a spicy oak background.

Palate

Spice and dark chocolate continue through on the palate. The fruit is powerful and up front, giving a beautiful rich coating on the mouth. Fine tannins round out the wine. Not for the faint hearted!!

Cellaring Potential

Drink now to 10 years

Maturation

French and American new and old oak

Alcohol%/Vol

15%

Winemaker

Corrina Wright

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