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.

From $38 per bottle

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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