Forthcoming and complex aromas of dark berries such as mulberries and plums are complemented by notes of white peppery spice, chocolate and an earthy smokiness. A complex and well balanced palate with firm tannins and chocolate and sweet scented violet flavours, leads to a lingering finish.
An opulent red that is gloriously aromatic, with expressive notes of ripe, red berries from the Tempranillo, enhanced by a touch of pepper from the Syrah, spicy cloves and a subtle hint of vanilla. Concentrated and full bodied on the palate with remarkable freshness and length.
Appealing aromas of blackberry and raspberry lead to a smooth, rich palate with polished and integrated tannins enveloping cherry notes. Beautifully integrated oak delivers delicate spicy notes through to a long, elegant finish.
The Black Shiraz, from South Australia's Berton Vineyards, is as muscular and full-blooded as its 'metal label' suggests. Dark in colour and full of liquorice and spicy blackberry flavours, this wine proves that big, concentrated Aussie wines don't need to cost big money. See also the Winemakers Reserve Black Shiraz.
Gerard Bertrand 'An 1877' Saint Chinian is a concentrated, oak aged blend of Syrah and Mourvedre, made from hand picked grapes. On the nose the wine gives a rich bouquet of forest fruits and garrigue, thyme, sage and rosemary. The palate is soft and round with soft tannins neatly framing the fruit. The finish is long and mineral fresh.
A highly aromatic Syrah, showing blackberry, blueberry and raspberry characters, with hints of bitter chocolate combining seamlessly with notes of black pepper. Round, velvety and full bodied on the palate, this wine has an elegant and fruit-driven finish.
Deep purple in colour. Spices and smokiness along with blackberries and blueberries can be found on the nose. Additional hints of dark chocolate, vanilla and jammy fruit flavours on the palate add character to this wine, which is medium bodied with round tannins.
The Winemakers Reserve Black Shiraz is an extreme example of Australian Shiraz with deep colour and aromas of blackberry and plum over toasty coffee and spicy oak. The palate is full flavoured and intense with rich plum, blueberry and mocha notes. The tannins are ripe and dense giving great structure and length to the palate.
Well balanced with a complex rich, expressive leathery palate and a hint of smoky American oak. Soft tannins and intense red berry fruit continue on the long finish with intense flavours of dark chocolate and spice.
Classic Syrah nose with a very intense fruit-driven character, this classy wine shows notes of liquorice and violet complemented by a hint of dark chocolate. Rich black fruits are enveloped by a smooth and velvety texture through to a lovely fresh finish.