VINEYARD AND WINEMAKING NOTES
In summary Hawke’s Bay 2015 was a 3rd exceptional vintage in a row. Long hot days provided a great platform in which 2015 wines will be remembered.
VINTAGE 2015 ALCOHOL 12.7%
REGION Esk Valley, Hawke’s Bay
Eye: Ruby Red hues tending to crimson and violet on the edges
Nose: Damson Plum, berries, forest floor, brambles, dried herbs, cedar, spice and white pepper.
Taste: Fruit driven and dry in style, this Syrah is well balanced with soft velvety tannins and a drying long finish. Perfect level of acids holding the fruit and tannins in balance.
FOOD MATCH, CELLARING AND SERVICE
Try with strong red meat cuisine such as venison, game meats, lamb shanks or hearty casseroles
Enjoy now or cellar with care up to 10 years.