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Heysen Shiraz 2016, Rolf Binder

£32.00 per bottle

About this wine

Rolf Binder Heysen Shiraz is one of Australia’s greatest expressions of Shiraz, Heysen heralds from a single vineyard planted back in 1972. Full-bodied with plenty of ripe, seductive berry and spice flavours on the palate. An elegant Shiraz that benefits greatly from the small percentage (1-4% depending on the vintage) of Cabernet Sauvignon to add complexity and richness.

Typically matured in larger format, French puncheon barrels for a more restrained oak treatment, the Heysen is characterised by a velvety texture and more aromatic style.  This wine is a classic Barossa Shiraz which will provide pleasure for many years to come.

Ageing potential: An excellent cellaring wine with typically 10-15 years ageing potential for optimal drinking.

95 points – GOLD. James Halliday Wine Companion 2020. “While all the parcels of a rich, ripe Barossa shiraz are strutting their stuff, they’ve come together well to create a balanced wine. Full-bodied, ripe, plump tannins and a freshness overall. Drink to 2034.”

 

 

 

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Producer Rolf Binder
Category Australia
Region The Barossa
Grape Syrah/Shiraz
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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