Kalleske `Greenock` Shiraz 2008 (1 x 1.5L), Barossa, SA.

Kalleske Greenock Shiraz is a single vineyard wine sourced from a low yielding block consisting of shallow sandy loam over superb deep red clay providing ideal conditions for Shiraz vines. The wine is made in open-top fermenters and basket pressed and matured in hogsheads for up to two years before being bottled without fining or filtration. It is a powerful wine with intense flavours of dark fruits and toasty oak supported by fine ripe tannins. A wine with a strong backbone and a long finish that will cellar for a long time.

Kalleske `Greenock` Shiraz 2008 (1 x 1.5L), Barossa, SA.

Lot No: 0036-2455867

Kalleske Greenock Shiraz is a single vineyard wine sourced from a low yielding block consisting of shallow sandy loam over superb deep red clay providing ideal conditions for Shiraz vines. The wine is made in open-top fermenters and basket pressed and matured in hogsheads for up to two years before being bottled without fining or filtration. It is a powerful wine with intense flavours of dark fruits and toasty oak supported by fine ripe tannins. A wine with a strong backbone and a long finish that will cellar for a long time. (241847-84)

$9

Overview

Kalleske Greenock Shiraz is a single vineyard wine sourced from a low yielding block consisting of shallow sandy loam over superb deep red clay providing ideal conditions for Shiraz vines. The wine is made in open-top fermenters and basket pressed and matured in hogsheads for up to two years before being bottled without fining or filtration. It is a powerful wine with intense flavours of dark fruits and toasty oak supported by fine ripe tannins. A wine with a strong backbone and a long finish that will cellar for a long time.

Region:
SA - Barossa
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Expert Reviews

As dense and ripe as the alcohol would suggest, the black fruits with some confit characters; for lovers of hearty Barossa shiraz, coming from a single vineyard in the Greenock locality. Rating: 90 - James Halliday (AUG/10) - Wine Companion