2005 Shiraz

Product Description

The wine finishes with smooth fine tannins that have a savoury rustic edge, urging for enjoyment with food.

Awards: Bronze: Royal Hobart, Margaret River Region:Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Colour: A purple hue surrounds a bright cherry red centre.
Bouquet: Aromas of assorted white spices, raspberry and chocolate sprinkled with freshly grated orange rind are immediately apparent.
Palate: The palate has moderate weight and an elegant feel, with a luscious sweet mid-palate and a distinctive long length of flavour typical for the Five Ashes Vineyard Terrior.
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Cellaring Potential: Suggested best 2009 to 2011;
Oak Treatment: 10 months maturation in barriques, 30% New French Oak, 15% New American Oak and balance 1 year old French Oak
Serving Suggestion: Enjoy with strong meat dishes such as slow cooked lamb shanks.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 0.8 g/L
pH: 3.47
Acidity: 6.1 g/L
Bottling Date: November 2006