2007 Shiraz

Product Description

Soft ripe tannins give this wine an overall appearance of impeccable balance and persistence of flavour. 5 Stars and 94 Points ~ James Halliday.

Awards: 4.5 stars 93 Points ~ James Halliday Bronze Medal ~ Royal Hobart International Wine Show Bronze Medal ~ Margaret River Wine Show Bronze Medal ~ Royal Adelaide Wine Show Bronze Medal ~ Boutique Wine Awards Bronze Medal ~ Qantas Wine Show of WA
Region: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Colour: Bright intensed red-purple hues.
Bouquet: Aromas of blackberry/redcurrant and spicey plum leap from the glass supported by subtle earthy oak nuances adding complexity.
Palate: The palate is soft and supple revealing flavours of blackberry spicey fruit cake and plum.
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Cellaring Potential: Suggested best 2014 to 2016;
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 hearty meat dishes such as slow cooked lamb shanks.
Alcohol: 14.5%
Sweetness: Dry
pH: 3.61
Acidity: 6.4 g/L
Bottling Date: January 2009