2016 Frederick Old Vine Shiraz Grenache BLK 398


 

 

 

 

94 Points

Wonderfully ripe and instantly appealing, the wine shows black/blueberry, vanillin oak, warm spice and dark chocolate aromas, followed by a deliciously appealing palate offering opulence as well as structure and harmony, making it fabulously drinkable. At its best: now to 2028.


Region: Barossa Valley   BLK 398
Alcohol: 15%
Palate:Full bodied
Color: Figs & prunes
Character:  The  Shiraz  Grenache is the new edition in the Sieger range of wines. Sourcing fruit from selected vineyards from the Barossa region this  gives added richness of black berries, stewed plums hints of fruit cake and savoury mushroom characters. Maturation in French oak, silky, integrated tannin's. Aromas of dark chocolate, Sweet spice of cloves & nutmeg. Blackberry and mint add depth with freshly brewed coffee on the back palate. A blend that offers fullness with lasting elegance. The Sieger offers great value wines and over delivers on quality and style.
Serve: 16°C - 18°C
Cellar: 2 – 8 years