2016 Mudgee Shiraz - Maureen's Selection

2016 Mudgee Shiraz - Maureen's Selection

2016 Shiraz
Mudgee, NSW

Dark black olive in colour with blood red and cerise hues, with upfront fruit flavours are of crushed wild berries.

From $50 per bottle

Wine Details

Region
Mudgee
Vintage
2016
Type
Red Wine
Variety
Shiraz
Volume
750mL
Alcohol Volume
16%
Colour
Dark black olive in colour with blood red and cerise hues.
Bouquet
Powerful, ripe, smoky and alluring. The upfront nose displays aromas of lifted black and red stewed fruits. This is supported by wafts of roasted cashew nuts and chestnuts with hints of black pepper and cardamom.
Palate
Wonderfully ripe, juicy, savoury yet soft. The upfront fruit flavours are of crushed wild berries of both blackberry and raspberry. The mid palate is complex with layers of spice including star anise, clove and nutmeg. This is supported by textures of crushed nuts. The back palate is elegant with firm, yet soft tannins
Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential
Now – 6 years.
Food Matches
Herb crusted eye fillet of beef with winter vegetables, Smoked seared lamb rump with a pea and cauliflower puree, pecorino cheese.

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