2000 Rampant Red

Product Description

Top 100 Blue Gold Sydney International 2002. 50% Shiraz 50% Cabernet Sauvignon.

Awards: Top 100 Blue Gold Sydney International 2002 Gold Australian Small Winemaker Show 2001 Silver QANTAS Mt Barker Wine Show 2001 Silver Royal Hobart Wine Show 2001.
Region: 100% Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River.
Colour: Shows great depth of youthful colour.
Bouquet: This wine has aromas of ripe blackcurrant and sweet spice which integrate well with lifted French Oak.
Palate: The generously layered palate has inviting and mouth filling fruit flavours enhanced by vanillin oak and dark chocolate.
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Vintage Characteristics: Mild dry vintage.
Vinification: Fermented in stainless steel static fermenters and left on skins for 12 to 23 days.
Cellaring Potential: Will benefit from bottle maturation. Drink now or cellar up to 5 years
Oak Treatment: French.
Serving Suggestion: This wine will be a great accompaniment to richly flavoured game dishes and exotic cheeses.
Alcohol: 14.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 0.9g/L
pH: 3.59
Acidity: 6g/L
Harvest Date: March 2000
Bottling Date: 01 July 2001