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Australia

Type of wine : Red Wine

Varieties : Shiraz 100%

Designation of Origin : McLaren Valley, Australia

Shiraz
Woodstock
Winemaking Process : 

Elaboration : The 2012 warm, sunny days ensured the berry flavours and tannins fully ripened, while cool nights preserved the natural acidity. The combination of sandy soils and natural acids creates vibrant floral and spice aromas in this Shiraz.

Ageing: 12 months in American oak barrels.

Technical Details : 

Alcohol content : 15.0 Vol.

Tasting Notes

Appearance : Hints of dark berries

Aroma : Intense aromas of plum and chocolate nuances with some mint, vanilla and spice highlight the underlying savory tones and well integrated oak characters

Flavor : Supple, textured tannins leave you wanting more. Plenty of animation and character with a powerful yet balanced structure.

With Food: 

Seared rib eye beef fillet with Vincotto glazed sweet potato gnocchi and a salad of rocket, cherry tomato and fetta.

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