Mojo Shiraz 2013 (12 x 750mL), Barossa 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
$15.90 per Bottle
$190.80 per case
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Overview

A smooth, beguiling palate of fleshy blackberry, blood plum and red berry fruit up front swathed in sweet charry oak. These primary characters provide a seamless progression through the palate unveiling subtle touches of spice, cherry chocolate, earthiness, tamarillo jam and tobacco leaf that are complimented by a savoury touch of meaty complexity. The finish is generous with persistent soft, ripe, supple tannins and a soothingly warm embrace of white pepper.

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

Winery Tasting Notes

Aroma

Aromas of stewed plum and raspberry, with drifts of demi glaze, damp ironstone and spice.

Palate

A smooth, beguiling palate of fleshy blackberry, blood plum and red berry fruit up front swathed in sweet charry oak. These primary characters provide a seamless progression through the palate unveiling subtle touches of spice, cherry chocolate, earthiness, tamarillo jam and tobacco leaf that are complimented by a savoury touch of meaty complexity. The finish is generous with persistent soft, ripe, supple tannins and a soothingly warm embrace of white pepper.

Food matching

Well suited to any kind of rare roasted meat, steak and kidney pie or pan fried.

Vintage
2013
Region
SA - Barossa
Grape Style
Shiraz / Syrah
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
14.9%

Winery Profile

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Winemaker Tim Burvill

Growing up in Western Australia, Tim's interest in wine was sparked at a young age by frequent summer holidays to the Margaret River wine region. This passion eventually saw him move to South Australia, where he completed an honours degree in winemaking at Adelaide University's Roseworthy Campus.

His first job out of university was with Southcorp, which as Tim puts it "was the best start to a winemaking career that anyone could ask for." His role as winemaker saw him make wines in regions as diverse as the Barossa Valley, Coonawarra, the Sunraysia and the Riverland. A rapid rise through the winemaking ranks soon saw him vested with the responsibility at the age of 25, of making Southcorp's ultra-premium white wines, including Penfolds Yattarna.

In 2001, Tim decided to follow his own path and began RockBare, focusing on Chardonnay and Shiraz from South Australia's McLaren Vale.

MOJO

South Australia's first vineyards were established in the 1830's. Enjoying a wide range of climates including the cool temperatures of the Adelaide Hills, to the hot summer weather of the Barossa Valley, South Australia is arguably Australia's most diverse wine producing state.

It is from these wonderfully diverse regions that Tim Burvill selects the best varietals to produce Mojo wines. Mojo wines are in keeping with Winemaker Tim Burvill's power-packed fruit driven style.

Mojo was once referred to as a magical charm or amulet containing special powers. It was these supernatural powers that protected from evil or crossed conditions and evoked the bringing of good karma.The secret of our Mojo lies in its ‘magnetism’, with funky branding and great wine.

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