Cali Road Shiraz 2014

$50.00

Brand: Dowie Doole

Title: Per Bottle Rate

Certain vineyards produce exceptional fruit, creating distinctive wines.  Norm and Jane Doole's California Road Vineyard is one of those treasures, producing low yielding outstanding fruit.

Reflecting the site's particular terroir, the wine is naturally bold, spicy and generous gaining further complexity from barrel fermentation and extended oak maturation, using the finest American Oak hogsheads.

Characteristics

Colour: Intense deep purple with a bright crimson hue.

Nose: A complex nose of dark berry fruit, choc mocha, spices and cedar.

Palate: The full-bodied palate is rich and generous. The special selection 36 month seasoned barrels have added weight and structure whist enhancing the fruit intensity - flavors of dark berries, blackberries, star anise and dark chocolate. A complex wine with excellent tannin structure, amazing length and weight.