Hentley Farm Caretaker Shiraz

Product Code:HF201A

Varietal Composition

100% Shiraz

Fermentation Method

The fruit was crushed and destemmed before undergoing a 7 day fermentation. It was basket-pressed to a combination of new French (10%) and old French (45%) and old American (45%) oak where it underwent natural malolactic fermentation. The wine matured in oak for a total of 10 months, and no filtration was used in the production of this wine. – Winemaker, Andrew Quin

Tasting Notes

NOSE: Dark fruits and toffee apple combine with secondary aromatics of creamy coffee and earthy vanillin.
PALATE: The palate is a mix of traditional velvety tannins, fruit sweetness, earthy notes and dark fruits such as plum. A very full and complex palate that leads to a long dry finish.

Alcohol Volume

14.2

Hentley Farm Caretaker Shiraz