Shiraz ‘The McRae Wood’, Jim Barry 2016 – Clare Valley, Australia

£37.00

Shiraz ‘The McRae Wood’, Jim Barry 2016

In 1964 Jim Barry, and his wife Nancy, purchased 70 acres of prime farmland from their friend and neighbour, Duncan McRae Wood. On this special site they planted their first Shiraz vineyard.

Rich and intense, it was considered a modern and innovative style of wine, when it was first released in 1992. Lovely dark plum and spices on the palate and purple florals on the nose.

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Shiraz ‘The McRae Wood’, Jim Barry 2016 £37

In 1964 Jim Barry, and his wife Nancy, purchased 70 acres of prime farmland from their friend and neighbour, Duncan McRae Wood. On this special site they planted their first Shiraz vineyard.

The McRae Wood Shiraz is made from grapes declassified from The Armagh and blended with fruit from special parcels from the family’s other Clare Valley vineyards. 

Rich and intense, it was considered a modern and innovative style of wine, when it was first released in 1992.

Lovely red and purple tones

Aroma

Dark plums, spice and purple florals on the nose.

Palate – Black plum, black cherries with brambles and compote detailed with spice and elegance.

Country: Australia

Region: Clare Valley

Grape: Shiraz

Volume: 75cl

ABV: 14%

Vintage: 2016

Suitable for Vegetarians: Yes

Food pairing: Big beefy flavours, roast red meat and open fires, or barbecues to dream of!

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