Deep inky purple in colour offering Black Doris plum with leather and spice on the nose. Cassis, thyme white pepper combine on the palate finishing in an elegant cool climate style of Syrah. ... more »
Using a combination of estate and off-site fruit has enabled us to produce a Syrah of purity and vibrancy. Suggestions of blueberry and cranberry define the nose along with a savoury complexity from extended barrel aging on full lees. This savouriness also contributes weight to the palate, the te... more »
Dark, even ruby-red colour with youthful purple hues, a little paler on edge. The nose is soft with moderately deep and harmoniously interwoven aromas of sweetly ripe dark raspberry and blackberry fruit along with plum jam and eucalypt nuances. Medium-full bodied, the palate is softly full with r... more »
Rich flavours of plum and blackberry, with a hint of peppery spice. A palate of sweet, spiced fruit and ripe tannins are supported by juicy acidity for a lengthy finish. Enjoy with a barbecued steak, grilled venison or an aged cheddar.... more »
Attractive and vibrant primary fruit characters on the nose. Raspberries and red cherry fruit characters mingle with herbal notes of green pepper and black cardamom. On the palate this wine is elegant and subtle with smooth round tannins and a soft yet juicy mid-palate. With a seamless integratio... more »
When tasting this Shiraz, generosity of colour and flavour are clear and evident. The vibrant, floral and spicy bouquet brings together both red and black fruits like cherries and plums. The classic McLar-en Vale earthiness comes through on the palate which balances the fruit concentration and th... more »
Medium intense colour with plum red and crimson hues. Lifted aromas of dark ripe fruit, pepper and spice are complimented by plummy notes. Well balanced oak supports flavours of cherry, plums and fruit cake with sweet mid palate on the finish.
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The Characteristics This is one of the more pure fruited versions of this iconic wine that we have seen in recent times. Highly aromatic in the early stages of its life, the nose is dominated by an array of perfectly ripe berry fruits and spicy notes. The dark, earthy and savoury characters that ... more »
d’Arry’s Original is a crowd favourite for more than sentimental reasons. The 2014 version has a lifted bouquet full of mixed fruit and baking spices, complimented by ever so subtle fresh leather and sandalwood notes. The palate is surprisingly quite elegant but again the complexity o... more »
Round and full on the palate, with flavours of blood plums. Glimpses of classic Shiraz flavours of Chocolate and mocha.. These primary fruit characters are then framed by a subtle but ever present fine soft tannin structure. The fruit holds deep in he palate ensuring a long seemless and mou... more »
The palate is warm and full flavoured, displaying generous sweet red fruits, such as ripe cherry, raspberry and plum. These fruits are coupled with cedar spice notes and the soft mouth-filling tannins carry the fruit as well as providing structure and length to the wine.... more »
The palate is warm and full flavoured, displaying a generous sweetness of ripe fruit. Characters of berry, licorice and spice linger on the palate. The firm fine-grained tannins give the wine its structure and texture also ensuring a long finish and persistence of flavour.... more »
Dense, vibrant colour is a feature of this brooding beauty, along with very ripe, sweet fruit, reminiscent of plum, blackberry and pepper on the nose. Two years maturation in American and French Oak Barrels has enhanced and complimented the robust fleshy fruit.
As a result the palate is g... more »
Don't let the mischievous name fool you - this is a premium wine with the grapes being gently pressed at night to ensure optimum quality. It has sweet varietal fruit and a lingering dark chocolate promise.... more »