Wirra Wirra RSW Shiraz McLaren Vale Australian 2015 Red Wine 75cl
Wirra Wirra RSW Shiraz McLaren Vale Australian 2015 Red Wine 75cl was harvested at optimal tannin and flavour ripeness. The fruit parcels for these wines were picked in small batches reflecting the different vineyard characters and fermented separately in two tonne open fermenters. Cold soaking was used on a number of the vineyard parcels for a three day period to extract maximum colour without the presence of alcohol. Each ferment was tasted twice daily once fermentation commenced, to determine the level of hand plunging and maceration required during fermentation.
Wirra Wirra sources fruit from a combination of owned vineyards and premium McLaren Vale growers. The blend of individual vineyard and sub-regional characteristics isRead more...
the key to the resulting style. Blended from a diverse combination of old vine McLaren Vale sites - typically low in vigour, producing modest yields of intense fruit. Soils range from red clay and limestone to deep sands over ironstone base.
|Wine Brand||Wirra Wirra|
|ABV (% vol)||14.5|
|Wine Style||Full bodied|
|Red Wine Expression||Complex, Dark Fruits, Fragrant, Raspberry, Rich, Spicy|
|Wine Region||Mclaren Vale|