2012, Nockies Palette Super Premium Shiraz, Barossa Valley

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 Artist of painting: Michael Nock                        Artist of painting: Euan Macleod

Artist of painting: Michael Nock                        Artist of painting: Euan Macleod

WINEMAKER: John Duval

GRAPE VARIETY: 100% Shiraz

COUNTRY: Australia

REGION: Barossa Valley

VINEYARD SOURCING:

A special vineyard selection from vineyards in the Ebenezer and Light Pass regions of he Barossa Valley.

WINE MAKING:

Fermentation with submerged cap in small stainless-steel fermenters. Some batches had up to 2 weeks on skins.

OAK MATURATION:

100% barrel matured for 20 months in 50% new fine grain French oak hogsheads (300 litre) and the balance 2 and 3 year-old barrels.

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

PH: 3.49

TOTAL ACID: 5.80g/l

RESIDUAL SUGAR: <3g/l

COLOUR: Dense purple red.

NOSE: Lifted blue and black fruit aromatics, dark chocolate and some spicy, complexing savoury French oak influence.

PALATE: Deep and fleshy yet elegant on the palate. Supple texture, with excellent concentration of multi-layered fruit supported by fine, long tannins. Drink from 5 years old, but has the balance to cellar for 15+ years.

BOTTLE SIZES: 750ml / 1.5L / 3L

AWARDS:

2018 IWC International Wine Challenge - SILVER MEDAL

2017 IWSC QUALITY AWARD  - BRONZE MEDAL

2017 IWSC WINE LABEL DESIGN - GOLD MEDAL

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