Alessandro Reserve Shiraz Langhorne Creek

Alessandro Reserve Shiraz Langhorne Creek

2018 Shiraz

Langhorne Creek, SA

Rich, exuberant and intensely flavoured. Deep blackberry, lush red fruits and cacao delivers a smooth concentrated wine with enduring length and persistent tannins.

$75 per bottle

    Description

    Sourced entirely from the Old Barn vineyard. This low lying vineyard is protected from extreme weather and kept cool in the height of summer. LC-14 Clone is planted on red sandy loam with fragments of limestone at depth. Langhorne Creek experienced exceptional growing conditions in 2018 allowing us to craft a wine of incredible flavour. Maturation in 50% new and 50% seasoned American oak for 25 months produced a rich and robust Shiraz. Limited production 220 cases.

    Alessandro Reserve Shiraz & Venison Recipe.pdf

    Wine Details

    • Region Langhorne Creek
    • Vintage 2018
    • Type Red Wine
    • Variety Shiraz
    • Volume 750ml
    • Alcohol Volume 15.2%
    • Standard Drinks 9
    • Maturation

      25 months

    • Tasting Notes

      Our 2019 Alessandro Reserve Shiraz showcases premium Langhorne Creek fruit sourced entirely from the low lying Riversend Vineyard. With an altitude of only 64 metres above sea level these vines are protected from extreme weather events and kept cool in the height of summer. Maturation in 50% new and 50% old American oak for 25 months, this full bodied Shiraz displays a core of blackberry and mocha with excellent length and persistent tannins. Limited production 220 cases, Cellar 10+ years

    Description

    Sourced entirely from the Old Barn vineyard. This low lying vineyard is protected from extreme weather and kept cool in the height of summer. LC-14 Clone is planted on red sandy loam with fragments of limestone at depth. Langhorne Creek experienced exceptional growing conditions in 2018 allowing us to craft a wine of incredible flavour. Maturation in 50% new and 50% seasoned American oak for 25 months produced a rich and robust Shiraz. Limited production 220 cases.

    Alessandro Reserve Shiraz & Venison Recipe.pdf

    Wine Details

    • Region Langhorne Creek
    • Vintage 2018
    • Type Red Wine
    • Variety Shiraz
    • Volume 750ml
    • Alcohol Volume 15.2%
    • Standard Drinks 9
    • Maturation

      25 months

    • Tasting Notes

      Our 2019 Alessandro Reserve Shiraz showcases premium Langhorne Creek fruit sourced entirely from the low lying Riversend Vineyard. With an altitude of only 64 metres above sea level these vines are protected from extreme weather events and kept cool in the height of summer. Maturation in 50% new and 50% old American oak for 25 months, this full bodied Shiraz displays a core of blackberry and mocha with excellent length and persistent tannins. Limited production 220 cases, Cellar 10+ years