Drawing fruit from vineyard blocks including one which houses the original 1893 vines, the Foundation Range of wines are intensely varietal and display that distinctive style for which Coonawarra is known worldwide. Available all year round, the Foundation Range offers consumers great quality wines to enjoy every day.
- SA - Coonawarra
- South Australia
Winery Tasting Notes
Bright crimson red.
This wine has a rich and vibrant nose displaying spice, blood plum and blueberry primary fruits backed by nutty creamy oak from barrel fermentation and maturation.
Classic, tightly structured cool climate Shiraz palate displaying pronounced varietal fruit characters of anise, plum, berry and some tarry notes. Oak maturation contributes nutty notes and dusty cedar flavours. The palate has a long finish with fine velvety tannins and lingering fruit flavours.
Drinking well now or will reward careful cellaring for up to 15 years from vintage.
Veal cutlet and ratatouille; Beef and mushroom lasagne
Drinking well now however should age well with careful cellaring for up to eight or 10 years from vintage date.