What is Australia Known For? As you might guess, Australia’s main vineyard produce is Shiraz, followed by Chardonnay. The two varieties make up 44% of the total wine production. … Growers are replacing many of the Chardonnay and Shiraz plantings in favor of Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, and Sauvignon Blanc.
A mouthful of red fruit; cherries wild berries and fresh plum greet you upon tasting this year’s harmonious blend of Shiraz and Cabernet. The two compliment each other seamlessly as vanilla and dark chocolate integrate with cinnamon spice and notes of mocha to form the perfect balance. Silky tannins give this enjoyable wine phenomenal length [...]
2018 Mitolo Shiraz Savitar 2018 Mitolo Shiraz Savitar Immense lift, the aromatics of this 2018 wine are an incredibly intense amalgam of blackcurrant, menthol, liquorice and cedar oak. The palate shows a hugely complex flavour profile befitting of its pedigree. Characters of black fruits, dried herbs, and earthy tones of liquorice and savoury leather. Mitolo [...]
2018 Mollydooker Shiraz Velvet Glove 2018 Mollydooker Shiraz Velvet Glove Dense, dark and brooding in the glass, the 2018 Velvet Glove Shiraz is complex and sumptuous. Black plum, blueberries and roasted coffee intermingle with anise in its lifted fragrance. A supremely smooth molten chocolate mouthfeel accentuates the precise balance of infinitely complex structure, expressing deep [...]
Luscious cherry blackberry and plum jam fruit flavours marry together forming this powerful yet elegant Shiraz. Made from a selection of McLaren Vale’s premier grapes its deep colour and fragrant nose leads to quite a voluptuous palate of fruit intertwined with rich mocha coffee and chocolate with traces of licorice and toffee.
2017 Elderton Shiraz Barossa 2017 Elderton Shiraz Barossa, Syrah/Shiraz from Barossa, South Australia, Australia RED, RICH , INTENSE Winemaker Notes: A rich and vibrant dark purple. Black forest fruits, dark chocolate and vanilla with hints of coconut. Plum and berries, chocolate and a spice finish. Full bodied, rich, classic. After time spent working in Saudi Arabia, Neil [...]
2018 Penfolds Cabernet Shiraz Bin 389 2018 Penfolds Cabernet Shiraz Bin 389 A bright, crimson red color. The nose is lifted, fragrant and immediately Penfolds. Aficionados may quickly identify and proclaim 389. Aromas like that of layers of custard and port-wine dark jelly with flaked coconut and juniper/cassis. Or old-fashioned hummingbird cake, with coconut flakes [...]
The Steading has a fragrancy, purity of fruit, mid-palate concentration and savoury tannin profile that makes it an exemplary wine. Vibrant aromas of violet, star anise and spice all unfold to reveal an impressive array of underlying fruit flavours. Silky, succulent dark fruits, black olive, savoury earth, liquorice and Asian spice. These complex yet elegant [...]
Finessed and elegant. Everything you love about Cabernet Sauvignon: dark fruit, cedar, and savory herbs. Silky fruit on fine tannins for a lasting, mouthwatering finish.
This powerful wine is vibrant, complex and jam packed with a kaleidoscope of flavours. Chocolate, plum and liquorice just to name a few; all beautifully wrapped in bright berry fruit on the mid-palate. Subtle oak elements and flawless tannins, intertwine with the fruit ever so gracefully. This impressive Shiraz finishes with a persistent length and [...]
Colour : Deep intense red with a purple hue. Aroma : Notes of blueberry plum mulberry French lavender pen ink white pepper peppered steak and scorched earth. Taste : Displaying some lovely fruit restraint this Shiraz provides gentles notes of blueberry mulberry plum and blueberry pastille which slowly emerge with air contact.
COLOR : Deep dark red with a black core. Bright purple hue around the meniscus. AROMA : Deep set aromas of red currant to blackberry with notes of incense Christmas spice and warm lavender oil. TASTE : This bold Shiraz hits the palate with power and presence. Lashing of dark fruit with notes of incense [...]
A complete assemblage with highly expressive fruit fragrant aromatics imposing length and impeccable balance. The 2012 RunRig will certainly reward those with patience.
Color : Deep purple and Garnet hues. Aroma : Dark cassis plum cherry black olive lavender and soft spice characters. Palate : Medium to full bodied with plush silky tannins and persistent mouthfeel and depth.
Colour : Dark brick-red core crimson on rim. Nose : A wine that immediately invokes interest – its nose endearingly captivating/enticing/intriguing. Fruits propelled from glass – black cherry mulberry blackcurrant boysenberry … and more. A subliminal waft of star anise and savoury spices (not sweet) hover above. Palate : Instant delivery demands attention. Engulfs palate [...]
Robust and generous. This bold and intense Shiraz has deep meaty aromatics shot through with tobacco and spice. The palate is even mightier with dried porcini mushrooms chocolate liqueur black fruit and a chewy tannic structure.
Balance of the sweet (cabernet) and the savory (shiraz). Possesses what has now often been referred to as a black forest cake 2018 vintage flavor profile. Darker fruits – closer to that of a black cherry liqueur than a creme de cassis. The structure of Cabernet Sauvignon aligned with the richness of Shiraz. Blackberries savory [...]
Ripe fruits of dark cherry blackberry plum and raspberry are complimented by the secondary notes of vanilla and mixed spices. The silky satin like fruit profile encompassed by lovely ripe tannins cascades effortlessly through the palate.
Dark rich and bold with a velvety richness to the dense tannins providing the backbone for thick flavors of black walnut liqueur blueberry syrup sandalwood and espresso. Gains intensity on the long finish. Not for the faint of heart.
Blue Eyed Boy Shiraz has an incredibly lifted nose. Aromas of ripe blackberry dark cherry and mocha greet you followed by rich black liquorice and vanilla pod notes. The careful use of American oak hums seamlessly in the background and finishes with a beautiful creamy mouthfeel.