Block Nine South Australia Shiraz 2014
Deep plum with brick red hues.
The aroma displays lifted fresh berry fruits including blackberry, raspberry and mulberries.
The palate displays red berry fruits and fine, tannins which provide a structured wine. with generous fruit characters. Balanced by integrated oak and which come together to produce a wine with great balance and style.
Now to 9 years.
Curtis Family Vineyards sources fruit from a combination of owned vineyards and premium McLaren Vale growers. The blend of individual vineyard and sub-regional characteristics is the key to the resulting style. Sub regions are Blewitt Springs, McLaren Flat, Willunga and McLaren Vale.
Wine was matured in oak barrels, ranging from new to 2 year oak. with a mixture of French and American oak.