2019 Single Vineyard Shiraz
2019 Single Vineyard Shiraz
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, 2019 Single Vineyard Shiraz
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, 2019 Single Vineyard Shiraz
Vendor Millbrook

2019 Single Vineyard Shiraz

Regular price: $35.00
Club price: $31.50
$31.50
Earn points by purchasing this  Read More
Subscription here

Tasting Notes

winemakers note

The vibrancy of this wine highlights the Frankland River region's expression of Shiraz. Ripeness and flavour enhanced by the warm summer days, as well as perfume and freshness from the cooling afternoon and evening sea-breezes.

- Emma Gillespie, Winemaker

colour

Deep cherry red, purple hues.

aroma

Lifted florals, red berries, mulberry and a delicate, subtle spice.

palate

A medium-bodied style, with ripe red berry, cherry and bramble, beautiful lifted lavender and violet perfume with undertones of peppery spice from the cool climate vineyard site. The tannins are ripe and silky giving this wine a long finish with an elegant pepper spice.

cellaring

Has great potential to develop over the next five years. 

Technical

winemaking

We specifically selected a 30-year-old vineyard located in the Frankland River sub region of the Great Southern region for this Single Vineyard wine because of its high quality, cool climate fruit. This region specialises in Shiraz that has a peppery, spice and red fruited backbone that can only be found in Frankland River.

Perfectly ripe fruit was harvested and delivered to the winery during the cool of the night. The fruit was destemmed and transferred to open-top fermenters where it was hand-plunged twice daily for ten days for gentle extraction of tannins. Temperatures were kept cool to retain the beautiful aromatics of the Great Southern region. The wine was then pressed to new (30%) and seasoned French oak puncheons and matured for 12 months before being lightly filtered and bottled.

region

Frankland River

variety

Shiraz

analysis

  • Alcohol: 14.0%
  • pH: 3.50
  • Acidity (TA): 6.30 g/L

Food Pairings

Jerusalem artichokes, braised beef chuck, horseradish yoghurt.

Single Vineyard Range

Single Vineyard is an exciting range for Millbrook Winery, designed to highlight the unique characteristics of only the most exceptional vineyards from across Western Australia. In addition to Shiraz, the range features a Chardonnay. Both are made in a modern, refined style to bring the purity of fruit from these amazing sites to the fore. 

  • Welcome
  • Are you old enough to
    enjoy fine wine?

I'm 18+ years old

By entering the website your are agreeing that
you are legal age for alcoholic drinks