2019 Eight at the Gate Cabernet Shiraz Single Vineyard

Dried fruits, charry oak and vanilla with layers of complexity.

Oak highlights, mulberry, red fruits and white pepper. Rich-medium full bodied, structural tannins, bold, chocolate and dried florals.

$28.00

1497 in stock

Details

Details

Colour: Crimson red
Aroma: Dried fruits, charry oak and vanilla with layers of complexity.
Palate: Oaky highlights, mulberry red fruits and white pepper. Rich-medium full bodied, structural tannins, bold, chocolate and dried florals.
Vintage: 2019
Grape Variety: Cabernet 59% Shiraz 41%
Wine Analysis: Alc/Vol 14%, Acidity 6.3 g/L, pH 3.63, RS <0.07g/150ml glass
Serving Temperature: 16-18 °C

Wine Making

Wine Making

Vinification: 34 mths in new & seasoned French Oak hogsheads.

Vintage Conditions: In 2019, exceptional winter rainfall gave us a full soil moisture profiles and budburst occurred on par with long term averages with very solid early shoot growth. Mid December through to the early March was extremely dry with virtually no rainfall. The mild days and cool nights in late February and early March aided in the final ripen creating strong varietal characters and crisp natural acids.

Vine Clone: LC14 and BVRC30

Harvest Date: 11 April and 28 March 2019

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Previous Vintage Awards

Previous Vintage Awards

93 The Real Review

93 Wine Orbit

91 Winestate Magazine

Gold Sommeliers Choice Award

 

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