Reserve Shiraz 2012

$75.00

Vibrant dark red colour with deep purple hues. On the nose, uplifting dark fruit aromatics reminiscence of Christmas pudding and tobacco leaves. Full bodied, yet silky with firm tannins give this wine great structure. Packaged in super premium Claret bottle, and with high quality natural cork closure.

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Description

CONTEMPLATION SHIRAZ
Vintage 2012
Grape variety 100% Shiraz
GI – Altitude Pyrenees – 288m A.S.L.
Location Lamplough – Avoca – VICTORIA
Harvested Mid April 2012
Vinification 12 days @ 24⁰-27⁰C – Full malo-lactic
Aging 18 month in American oak barrels
TASTING NOTES
Colour Intense ruby colour
Nose Lifted aromatics of cassis and cinnamon, subtle anise, mint and a hint of eucalyptus
Palate Rich and spicy displaying typical Pyrenees varietal and great balance between acidity and fruit flavour
TECHNICAL DETAILS
Alcohol 13.9% Vol
Residual Sugar <0.3 g/L – Fermented to dryness
Total Acidity 6.9 g/L
pH 3.60
Bottled 2014
RECOMENDATIONS
Cellaring Excellent for cellaring
Serving Temperature Room temperature 16⁰ to 18⁰C
Serving Suggestions Perfect match for Grill chorizos, matambre and empanadas. All classics of the Argentine cuisine

Kg/btl/pckg & carton size 1-12 btls

Weight 1.527 kg
Dimensions 33 × 22 × 33 cm