93 points – “Very smart, modern and delicious Shiraz – a bargain!” Andrew Graham, Australian Wine Review
93 points - Gary Walsh, The Wine Front
94 points - JamesSuckling.com
90 points - Decanter.com
88% Shiraz, 12% Mataro. Shiraz from three vineyards – Dry Creek vineyard and Whites Valley vineyard in the Sellicks Foothills sub region, and the Sherry vineyard (planted 1955) in the Kangarilla sub region. Crushed and destemmed, 12-14-day ferments. Pressed to tank and settled for three days before gravity racking to French and American oak hogsheads (7% new).
Wines were not filtered or fined.
Bottled June 21, 2017.
300 cases produced.
Photo: Scott Serfas, snowboarder: Travis Rice.
Tags: Kangarilla, McLaren Vale, Sellicks Foothills, Shiraz