Reserve Shiraz 2019

$35.00

Deep plum-red colour with purple hues. A complex bouquet of ripe berry fruit, ranging from soft earthy notes through to spice, plum and nutmeg fragrances. Full-bodied with a smooth mouthfeel and silky tannins. Aged for twenty-four months in American oak barrels. Contemplation Reserve Shiraz 2019 has been bottled under premium natural cork.

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Description

CONTEMPLATION SHIRAZ RESERVE
Vintage 2019
Grape variety 100% Shiraz
GI – Altitude – Soils Pyrenees – 288m A.S.L. – Duplex Texture Soils
Location Lamplough – Avoca – VICTORIA
Harvested April 2019
Vinification 21 days @ 24⁰C – Full malolactic
Aging 24-month in American oak barriques
TASTING NOTES
Colour Vibrant deep red
Nose Uplifting dark fruit aromatics reminiscence of Christmas pudding
Palate Prolonged fruit ripening provided an elegant middle palate.  Full yet silky, firm tannins give this wine great structure and further potential for cellaring
TECHNICAL DETAILS
Alcohol 14% Vol
Residual Sugar 0.2 g/L – Fermented to dryness
Total Acidity 6.7 g/L
pH 3.57
Bottled Spring 2021
RECOMMENDATIONS
Cellaring Great structure makes this wine an excellent keeper
Serving Temperature Room temperature 18⁰ to 20⁰C
Serving Suggestions Perfect partner for red meats, pasta and cheese platters
Bak Kut Teh (Chinese)
Mee Goreng (Indian)
Mutton Curry (Indian)
Nasi Goreng (Malay)
Roti John (Malay)
Satay (Malay)

 

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

Weight 1.327 kg
Dimensions 10 × 10 × 33 cm