2016 Row 8 – Almost Gone!

One row, one barrel, one objective – enjoyment.

Vintage – 2016

Region – McLaren Vale

Sub Region – Sellicks Hill

Grape Variety – Shiraz (100%) planted in 1990

Colour – A deep, vibrant purple

Nose – Intensely aromatic and spicy

Palate – Vibrant dark fruits with a hint of dark chocolate and delicate spice. Soft, fine tannins carry the palate to an elegant, long finish

Drink – 2020 to 2040 with appropriate cellaring

Food Match – Slow-cooked lamb shoulder

Oak Maturation – 30 months in a very fine French oak puncheon

Vinification – Hand-picked, foot trodden, hand plunged, 35 days on skins, 10% whole bunch, wild yeast and no additions. Pressed using a very gentle water press, with no filtering or fining

Winemaker – Ian Adam

Volume – 500 litres. Only 600 bottles, plus 8 magnums

Technical – Minimal sulphites

Alcohol content – 13 %, approximately 7.7 standard drinks

*Available for purchase in a Custom Mixed Pack of 6 or 12 bottles.

To purchase this wine, please visit our shop page and purchase a Custom Mixed Pack of 6 or 12 bottles.