16 All Saints Estate Grenache Mourvédre Shiraz

16 All Saints Estate Grenache Mourvédre Shiraz

Medium bodied with lifted perfume of Grenache sitting alongside aromas of crushed berries and dried herbs. Rich spicy plum and dark fruits lead into and elegant balanced finish
Dry
Sweet
Vintage 2016
Variety Grenache, Mouvedre, Shiraz
Alcohol 14.2%
Cellaring 5, Enjoy Now
Goes Well With braised beef, game, lamb, steak
  • $42.00 Bottle
    $35.70 Bronze Members
  • $252.00 Case (6)
    $214.20 Bronze Members

Bright and vibrant with youthful hues, the real magic of this Australian red wine starts when you stick your nose in the glass… so pretty, so intense. Highly perfumed with almost Muscat-like rose petal and musk-stick aromas laced across the berry fruit. The palate is equally full; an upfront red-currant fruit bomb with a fresh structure of cherry-pip tannins and tight acidity. The finish is where the class of this dry red wine really comes through, long and complex, with leafy, herbal notes all bound up in fine tannin structure.


Grilled red meats or earthier dishes such as hand made sausages or duck risotto are perfect matches. The versatile blend of the Grenache, Mouvedre and Shiraz also lends itself to rich tomato based pasta dishes

The Grenache (43%), Mouvedre (29%) and Cinsaut (10%) were co-fermented while the Shiraz (18%) was fermented separately alongside. The caps for both were hand plunged 2-3 times a day during fermentation before pressing off only once in our 1883 wooden basket press. The gentle pressure of the basket press ensures the delicate style of the wine is preserved. The finished wine parcels were matured in 2-3 year old oak barriques and puncheons for 6 months, then blended just prior to bottling.

There is nothing new about this blend; Grenache (40%), Shiraz (33%), Mourvèdre (23%) and Cinsault (4%) are old bedfellows. In various combinations and with other players, they make the brilliant wines of the Southern Rhone region, especially Chateauneuf du Pape.


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