3 Oceans Margaret River
2018 The Explorers Single Vineyard Shiraz

2018 The Explorers Single Vineyard Shiraz

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  • single vineyard fruit from Vineyard located near the town of Frankland and one of the most awarded vineyards in the state
  • fermented in red fermenter and pumped over for a period of 10 days
  • 35% new oak, combination of French, American and Hungarian oak barrels
  • wine matured for 14 months in barrel
  • deep dark crimson colour
  • bright lifted perfume of black and briary fruits (blackberries, mulberries), forest floor earthiness, white pepper and subtle smoky oak overtones
  • the fruit is cradled by the oak, the oak was chosen to respect and highlight the fruit
  • a rich palate of black fruits, sweet spice, dark chocolate, liquorice strap tang and saltiness, firm but finely structured tannins, all cradled and supported by fine dusty oak
2018, Shiraz