Starve Dog Lane Shiraz 2012 (6 x 750mL), Clare Valley, SA.

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049
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Overview

With intense red fruit aromas and hints of dark chocolate and violet, this wine flaunts a palate of bright ripe raspberry fruit flavours intertwined with dark choc minty tannins and subtle cedar notes. This full bodied red displays great balance lengthening to textural finish; the red dog you can't help but love!

Region:
SA - Clare Valley
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

Here, Starve Dog Lane changes up a gear for the more inquisitive wine drinker, showcasing quintessential regional varietals.

Aroma

With intense red fruit aromas with hints of dark chocolate and violet.

Palate

This wine flaunts a palate of bright ripe raspberry fruit flavours intertwined with dark choc minty tannins and subtle cedar notes. This full bodied red displays great balance lengthening to textural finish; the red dog you can’t help but love!

Food Matching

Maple rosemary rack of lamb served on a bed of rosemary roasted vegetables.

Vintage
2012
Region
SA - Clare Valley
Grape Style
Shiraz / Syrah
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
14%

Winery Profile

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“What constituted a lane, I suppose, was a large encampment of German emigrants who had pitched their tents in a parallel line on the opposite side of the row. They were recent arrivals from Germany by the ships ZEBRA and PRINCE GEORGE, and were the pioneers and founders of the little rural hamlet of Hahndorf.”

Extract from the ‘Adelaide Observer’ September 1, 1888. Vision and conviction nurture innovation. Greatness and character rise from adversity. The Adelaide Hills were settled by pioneers with great foresight and faith. The cool climate and high altitude of the region produce intensely flavoured and finely structured fruit.

Nicholas Bowen, Winemaker

Starve Dog Lane’s Winemaker Nic Bowen is ‘Bred with Cred’. Raised in a well-known WA winemaking family, Nic first explored the world of wine by working in the cellars and vineyards of the estates that his father was managing. He has garnered several prestigious awards and in 2012, he accepted the position as Winemaker at Tintara Winery, further exploring the territory of sparkling, white and red wines. It was a natural move for him to take on responsibility for the award winning Adelaide Hills wines from Starve Dog Lane. Boundless curiosity and great experience mean that Nic will use his skills to pursue the success of these wines for many years to come.

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