AU-TPX-02-18

Shiraz-Grenache 'McLaren Vale', Tiny Paradoxes

Shiraz-Grenache 'McLaren Vale', Tiny Paradoxes
  • 60% shiraz, 40% grenache
  • Individual vineyard parcels of Shiraz and Grenache were selected when they reached optimum sugar and flavor equilibrium
  • The parcels were kept separate throughout picking, de-stemming and fermenting, enhancing the unique characteristics of each vineyard
  • Fermentation was carried out in open top and static fermenters and pumped over twice a day
  • The ferments were pressed to seasoned French and Hungarian oak barriques, where they were nurtured for 12 months prior to blending and bottling
Producer:
Vintage:
2018
Country:
Australia
Region:
McLaren Vale
Variety:
Blend - Red
Color:
Red

Tasting Notes

A floral aromatic wine with lifted cherries and blueberries. Lovely smoky vanillin hints from delicate use of French oak. Bright fruit rich mid-palate, with a soft and juicy finish that is supple and leaves you wanting more.

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