2018 Shiraz

R60.00 | Club R54.00

A deep violet-coloured, medium-bodied wine with a singular bouquet of dark cherry, black currant, clove and ground pepper.

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Tasting Notes

Crushed pepper, smoke, toasty oak and roasting spices dance around a core of dark fruit. This wine packs a lot of punch at the price, delivering a full flavoured palate with intense fruit and spice wrapped in firm, but well-rounded tannins and a lingering savoury finish.

Food Pairing

Try it with chorizo and bean risotto, grilled venison, or even peri-peri chicken.

Awards

Shiraz 2011

Veritas Wine Awards 2013 – Silver

Additional Information

Winemaker’s Notes:  Crushed pepper, smoke, toasty oak and roasting spices dance around a core of dark fruit. This wine packs a lot of punch at the price, delivering a full flavoured palate with intense fruit and spice wrapped in firm, but well-rounded tannins and a lingering savoury finish.
Style:  Dry and Spicy
Cultivar:  100% Shiraz
Tons per hectare:  6-7
Age of vine:  14-18 years
Soil:  Shale
Trellising:  Trellis
Irrigation:  No Irrigation
Degree balling at harvest:  Early morning, hand harvested at 25.5°B
Vinification:  Fermented in stainless steel tanks at 26°C
Barrel maturation: 12 months in second/third fill French Oak
Maturation potential:  2-5 Years
Analysis Alcohol: 14.02%

Residual Sugar: 3.2g/l

Total Acid: 5.3g/l

Region: Coastal

Fact Sheet

Download fact sheet: Shiraz 2017

Additional Information
Weight 1 kg
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