Patricia Shiraz 2016
Displaying a concentrated palate of dark berry fruits with spice and pepper aromas. This beautifully bold wine embodies what our winemaking team strive for in making quality Shiraz.
Tannins are well integrated and approachable, with sumptuous mouthfeel and rewarding fleshy depths, making the ideal partner to lamb, scented with fresh garlic and rosemary.
94 points Halliday Wine Companion
|Vineyard Region:||Victoria (Bendigo 45%, our own Heathcote Vineyard 25%, Henty 20% and the King Valley 10%)|
|Wine Analysis:||Alc/Vol: 14.5%|
|Colour:||The Patricia Shiraz has a vibrant purple hue and a deep powerful inky core.|
|Aroma:||The nose is ripe with dark fruits of blackberry and blueberry with a hint of cool climate pepper spice.|
|Palate:||The palate is intense and concentrated with great balance.|
|Peak Drinking:||In optimum cellaring conditions this wine will continue to develop over the next 5 to 8 years.|
Recommended food pairings: This wine would make an ideal partner to crispy skinned duck breast served with kipfler potatoes, broccolini and a black pepper red wine jus. Or why not try it with a spicy Mongolian beef. The Patricia Shiraz is also fantastic with wash rind cheeses.
Growing Conditions: The fruit was harvested in parcels from mid February to mid March at baumés between 13 and 14.5.
Winemaker: Geoff Alexander
Winemaking notes: A portion of the wine finished fermenting in barrels, then all parcels spent 18 months in 44% new American (30%) and French (14%) oak with the balance in older oak barriques and puncheons before bottling. Vegan-friendly.
All our products are shipped from Milawa, VIC.
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|Zone (defined by postcode)||Aramex||Australia Post|
|Albury/ VIC Country||$12.00||$15.00|
|Adelaide, Brisbane, Ipswich, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast||$16.00||$16.00|
|QLD / SA Country||N/A||$20.00|
|Perth, Country WA||N/A||$20.00|