Mount Horrocks Shiraz 2009 (12 x 750mL), Clare Valley, SA.

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$31.99 per Bottle
$383.88 per case
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Overview

Dark fruits combine earthy, forest floor notes that deliver an alluring sweet-savoury edge to this powerful, richly flavoured yet elegant wine. Bright, chalky tannins add texture alongside delicious spice elements from both the varietal shiraz fruit and sophisticated French oak.

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

Expert Reviews

With fairytale purity of black fruits, mixed spice and dark chocolate, this is a Clare shiraz of restraint and concentration. Vibrant, approachable and low alcohol, it’s blessed with textural finesse, persistance. stamina and a happy-ever-after finish. Drink 2011-2017 Rating - 95 - Tyson Stelzer, Wine Taste (APR/2011)

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Deep violet–red.

Aroma

Fragrant, vibrant aromas of plum and red berries with distinct anise and bramble notes.

Palate

Dark fruits combine earthy, forest floor notes that deliver an alluring sweet-savoury edge to this powerful, richly flavoured yet elegant wine. Bright, chalky tannins add texture alongside delicious spice elements from both the varietal shiraz fruit and sophisticated French oak.

Celalring Potential

This is a lively, joyous wine, excluding vitality and the hallmarks of ageing potential. Enjoy now or cellar for a decade.

Food Matching

Char grilled meats

Vintage
2009
Region
SA - Clare Valley
Grape Style
Shiraz / Syrah
Closure Type
Screwcap closure

Winery Profile

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Mount Horrocks Wines is operated by proprietor / winemaker Stephanie Toole, who restricts production to approximately 4,500 cases per annum to achieve her aims of quality and single vineyard expression. With an emphasis on sustainable natural farming and organic practices, Mount Horrocks Wines has vineyards at three sites totalling 10 hectares in the Clare Valley.

Stephanie carefully crafts her wines, which she describes as “essentially hand made food wines with emphasis on structure as well as generous fruit flavours”. All grapes are hand picked, and only the finest French oak is used for those wines spending time in barrel.

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