Deep Ruby in colour. Rich and earthy - red and black fruits, sweet plum, a touch of black pepper and an astringent note which persisted. If you like rich, spicy Heathcote Shiraz this will not disappoint. Enough internal fortitude to see this cellar to the late 2020s. — 6 months ago
Just as good as last time.
— 8 years ago
Red plum, sour black cherry, violet, blueberry, bramble, kirsch, blackcurrant leaf, eucalyptus, mint, white pepper, anise, tarragon, wet lanolin, pastry, vanilla, cloves, nutmeg, coffee, prune, dried cranberry, cooked black plum, leather, forest floor, earthy, game, tobacco leaf, wet leaves, savoury.
Dry, medium plus acidity, medium plus tannin, medium plus alcohol, medium plus intensity, medium plus body, medium plus finish.
Quality very good
Drink now, potential for ageing, under 7 years. — 2 years ago