The Accomplice Shiraz, South East Australia
Parcels of fruit showing distinct varietal characters were selected by the winemaker. Fermented on skins for 5-7 days @ 20-25°C with American Oak. This wine is full of vibrant red fruits balanced with spice and sweet oak. The mid weight palate has lots of red cherries and blackberries and finishes with gentle spicy oak and mocha characters.
- Colour: Red
- Grapes: Syrah(Shiraz)
- Vintage: 2011
- Closure: screwcap
- Alcohol: 13.5%
- Other info: De Bortoli Wines is a third generation family wine company established by Vittorio and Giuseppina De Bortoli in 1928. The couple emigrated to Australia from Northern Italy, from mountain villages at the foothills of the Italian Alps, near the historic town of Asolo. Their son, the energetic and dynamic Deen De Bortoli, (b 1936 – d 2003) expanded and consolidated the business created by his parents. Deen's children established De Bortoli's reputation for premium wine including icon dessert wine Noble One and the Yarra Valley wines. Italian family values passed down from Vittorio remain core values, there is a culture of hard work, generosity of spirit and of sharing good food, good wine and good times with family and friends.
- Winery website: www.debortoli.com.au
£7.99or £7.59 when purchasing any 12 mixed bottles.