2016 Angas King Clare Valley Shiraz A4
Region: Clare Valley A4
Palate: Full bodied, stone fruits, nectarine & plum
Color: Deep violet
Character: Cooler climate north of the Barossa Valley with valleys which add micro- climate to give a protected environment for slow ripening. The Clare region produces a elegant shiraz with ripe fruit characters, with fine tannins. Layers of blueberry, cranberries and stone fruit characters. Aged in French oak for 18 months. Herbaceous with hints of eucalyptus, rhubarb and cloves.
The Angas King range is steeped in history and heritage. Named after the founder of the Barossa Valley George Fife Angas. Greenock Estate pays respect and homage to the founder with a range of four regional Shiraz from four famous wine regions in South Australia. Showing regional character & terroir of each Shiraz. This Clare Valley Shiraz is a truly great example of a hand -crafted shiraz using traditional methods, basket pressed, open fermentation showcasing this Clare Valley Shiraz, producing fine tannins.
Serve 16°C - 18°C.
Cellar: 6 – 10 years