Scotchmans Hill `Henry Frost` Shiraz 2012 (12 x 750mL), 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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$275.88 per case
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Henry Frost was a colourful Adelaide chap with a dapper disposition and an entrepreneurial eye.

In 1885, his thriving carriage building business merged with that of the saddle maker James Holden, and the new enterprise was badged as Holden & Frost Ltd. Recognisable by the life-sized wooden horse which perched above the entrance of the saddlery, the coach building business flourished, and the succes spurred the imagination of Holden's enterprising son, who predicted that the motor car was the next big thing.

Frost died before witnessing the truth of his prophesy, but his pioneering legacy remains with us.

SA - Clare Valley
South Australia

Expert Reviews

Medium red-purple; from six districts, open-fermented, then 18 months in barrel; the fragrant bouquet has both red fruits (not common in the Clare Valley) and black, the palate providing a reprise of those fruits; the tannins are soft, the oak subtle. Nice wine. Rating 91 - James Halliday, Australia Wine Companion - Feb 2014

Winery Tasting Notes


Aromas of plums and blackberries with chocolate, spice and French oak.


Rich and powerful with sweet ripe dark fruits and a touch of chocolate and spice. This is rounded by well integrated oak, firm acid and fine tannins. This wine will benefit from cellaring for the next 4 to 7 years.

SA - Clare Valley
Grape Style
Shiraz / Syrah
Closure Type
Screwcap closure

Winery Profile

Established by the Browne family in 1982, Scotchmans Hill remains a prominent family-owned wine business. Beginning with wines sourced solely from the Bellarine Peninsula, we have evolved into a company that produces and distributes wine from key winemaking regions of Australia and New Zealand. Modern and traditional winemaking techniques are utilised at our winery to produce wines of quality and typicity, with characteristics typical of the various regions.

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