2018 Stockwell Barossa Valley Shiraz SR 805
Awarded 96 points in James Halliday Wine Companion 2021.
This is the first release from the Stockwell region of the Barossa Valley. The grapes were sourced from close to the township in the north east part of the Barossa Valley. The soils are a continuation of the red ironstone soils that sweep across the west and north of the valley.
Matured in 50% new French oak barrels for 20 months prior to bottling.
The wine has a deep rich red colour and lashings of berry fruit flavours. The use of stylish French barrels adds to the complexity and length of the wine.
Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential
This wine will continue to mature until at least 2030.
Only 800 bottles, each individually numbered.
Volume - 750mL
Alcohol Volume - 14.5%