2016 Nepenthe Apex Shiraz

2016 Nepenthe Apex Shiraz
Item No. 2A9144-1
5 out of 5 Customer Rating
Bringing intense flavour, our Shiraz exhibits perfumed aromas of blackberries and plums with hints of white pepper and savoury spice on the palate. This unique representation of cool-climate shiraz finishes with tension and finesse.
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Bottle (750ml) Limited Offer
$80.00
Bringing intense flavour, our Shiraz exhibits perfumed aromas of blackberries and plums with hints of white pepper and savoury spice on the palate. This unique representation of cool-climate shiraz finishes with tension and finesse.
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Full Bodied

Full Bodied

Single Vineyard

Single Vineyard

Limited Release

Limited Release

Premium Parcel

Premium Parcel

Overview

The fruit for this wine was sourced from our Charleston Vineyard, known for producing wines of great depth and elegance. The wine was fermented in small open fermenters for 10 days where it was transferred to both new and old French Hogsheads to mature for 16 months before being clarified and bottled.
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Varietal
Shiraz
Region
Adelaide Hills, SA
Country
Australia
Cellaring
7+ years
Winemaker
James Evers
Accolades
Gold - Winestate
Alcohol Volume
14%
pH
3.42
Residual Sugar
0.67
Total Acidity
7.4
Colour
Dark crimson
Vintage
2016

Tasting Notes

Aroma

Perfumed aromas of blackberries and plums with hints of white pepper

Palate

Lush black fruits and savoury spice on the palate. This Shiraz finished with tension and finesse.

Food Pairing

Beef

Beef

Lamb

Lamb

Hard Cheese

Hard Cheese