2015, 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 selection from old and centenarian vines grown on a single Ebenezer property in the Northern 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: 14.0%

PH: 3.62

TOTAL ACID: 5.20g/l

RESIDUAL SUGAR: <3g/l

COLOUR: Intense purple-red.

NOSE: Very varietal, with aromas of blue and red fruit and floral lift combined with nutmeg and clove.

PALATE: An elegant and vibrant core of blueberry and plum fruit.  Finely structured and balanced to a tee, the classy palate has very good intensity and length.Will reward cellaring for 10+ years but will drink well from release.

BOTTLE SIZES: 750ml / 1.5L / 3L

AWARDS:

2018 IWC International Wine Challenge - SILVER MEDAL

2017 DECANTER ASIA WINE AWARD- BRONZE MEDAL

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