About this wine
BOTTLED: Spring 2018
RELEASED: winter 2019
OAK: 1 year old French & USA hogsheads
VINEYARD: Shiraz (60%) Blewitt Springs
Mataro (20%) Whites Valley
Grenache (20% California Rd)
COLOUR: Dark Cherry Red
NOSE: Instant hit of maraschino cherry and green tomato leaf as drift away, blackberry, mulberry and raspberries takeover with hints of lavender, curry leaf, marjoram and sweet spice finish on a heady perfume.
PALATE: Dark Autumnal fruits, with cranberry and redcurrant dominant are complemented by an earthy backbone of beetroot and rhubarb. A savoury combination as the elegant tannins and fine acid drive the finish with hints of red apple, coriander, turmeric, vanilla and spices.
DRINK: Now til 2025 & beyond
FOOD: Crispy Duck Pancakes or Hot Thai beef salad