Frederick BLK398 Barossa Valley Shiraz Grenache
Variety | Shiraz 95%, Grenache 5%
Region | Barossa
Vintage | 2016
Alcohol | 16%
RRP | $40.00
Tasting Notes | Opaque black red core with a bright dark red hue. Lifted aromatics of dark raspberries and liquorice aromas tinged with blackberries from the glass followed by lightly earth and aromatic herbs. The palate possesses richly fruit flavoured and richness within its medium full body frame delivering succulent flavours of with spicy dark raspberry, dark cherry and liquorice flavours over a back drop of vanillin cedar and traces of earth and pepper. Velvet smooth, supplely textured tannins. Well balanced acidity with tasty finish. A very moreish drink.
Region | The fertile soil of the Barossa in South Australia is home to some of the world’s most highly praised vineyards. The region has a Mediterranean style climate with relatively rainy winters and warm summers which helps to create the perfect environment for red wine production.