2014 Elderton Shiraz
Barossa Valley, South Australia

Flavors burst happily forth on the mid-palate with dark chocolate and concentrated blackberry in the lead, finishes a long time later with some vanilla, oak, and chocolate reverberations. We want this wine with mushroom stew and German chocolate cake.

94 JH

2014 Elderton Shiraz


$26.09 as part of a mixed case.

Volume Discount
1-5 $28.99
6-11 $26.09
12+ $24.64

24+ bottles available.

Winemaker's Notes
"Aromas of black forest fruits, chocolate and vanilla. On the palate, plum, chocolate and spice. A full-bodied, rich wine."

Technical Notes
"The fruit was crushed and inoculated with a selected yeast strain. Fermentation took place in concrete open top fermenters at 20 - 28C for approximately 5 - 7 days, mostly headed down under oak boards. Maturation using the best American oak puncheons for 14 months. Will drink well now and cellar tremendously into the medium term. 14.5% alc."
James Halliday
"94 pts ... This would blow your hair back. It offers a whoosh of syrupy soft flavour. It's all plums and cloves and smoky oak; twist the top and the scents and flavours are at you at a rate of knots, like they have pleasure to sell and the faster the deal is sealed, the better. It will cellar, but there's no need to."

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