2017 FE Shiraz Quarterly
Varietals (%’S): 100% Shiraz.
Appearance: Deep cherry red with ink black tints.
Aroma: Lifted aromas of blueberry, cherry and satsuma plum overlay subtle oak spices of aniseed, vanilla and five spice.
Palate: Palate is medium-bodied, with soft and juicy plum, cherry and rose petal fruit characters to the fore. An array of aromatic, savoury oak spices add complexity, whilst a subtle oak char adds depth of flavour. A refreshing and flavoursome blueberry acid line provides length, poise and freshness to the finish.
Oak Detail: 15 months maturation in a combination of new and seasoned French oak barriques.
Cellaring: Whilst designed to be ready for immediate consumption, this wine will benefit from anywhere up to 6 years in the bottle.Alcohol Volume: 14.5%
Acidity: pH 3.65 TA 5.5 g/L
Residual Sugar: ~1.0 g/L
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