2016 Shiraz - Armidale/Mudgee

2016 Shiraz - Armidale/Mudgee

2016 Shiraz
Upper Hunter Valley, NSW

Dark magenta and blood red in colour with upfront flavours of black and red fruits, finishing with clean, fine tannins.

$38 each

Wine Details

Region

Upper Hunter Valley

Vintage

2016

Type

Red Wine

Variety

Shiraz

Volume

750mL

Alcohol Volume

14.5%

Colour

Dark magenta and blood red in colour with cerise and crimson hues.

Bouquet

Lifted, perfumed, spicy and fresh. The wine displays aromas of stewed red fruits and currants with subtle wafts of green and pink peppercorns. It has hints of freshly turned earth with wood smoke and bacon.

Palate

Ripe, clean, juicy, pretty and soft. The upfront palate shows black and red fruit flavours of raspberry and blood plum. The mid palate is broad and complex with a wild gaminess and dark bitter chocolate flavours. The back palate is soft, long and dry with clean fine tannins.

Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential

4 – 5 years.

Food Matches

Pan grilled rump steak with winter vegetables, Beef stroganoff, grilled eggplant with charred haloumi.

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