Hesketh Protagonist Shiraz 2006 (6 x 750mL), Barossa Valley, SA

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Overview

Primary fruit and oak flavours are balanced neatly with natural acidity to provide restraint and elegance to the persistent finish. Thinking man’s Barossa Valley shiraz.

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

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Deep ruby red with purple hues.

Aroma

Powerful dark berry fruits, mocha, vanilla, cedar, dark chocolate and plums.

Palate

Rich and ripe, but not overpoweringly so. Fresh dark berry fruits, with hints of vanilla, chocolate and licorice. Primary fruit and oak flavours are balanced neatly with natural acidity to provide restraint and elegance to the persistent finish.

Thinking man’s Barossa Valley shiraz.

Vintage
2006
Region
SA - Barossa
Grape Style
Shiraz / Syrah
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
14.1%

Winery Profile

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"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less travelled by, And that has made all the difference.” Robert Frost, The Road Not Taken.

During a fleeting half century in the global wine community, the Hesketh family has always followed the path less travelled by. As a result their winemaking philosophy is somewhat different. They only produce wines from the most celebrated grape varieties, from only the most acclaimed regions for producing those varieties, wherever they may be, anywhere in the world.

One of an emerging breed of cutting edge global Négociants, Hesketh wines are hand made from carefully selected vineyards in the worlds best growing regions. These three wines are just the beginning of the story, with exciting new releases from further abroad to be added in the new year.

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