Henschke Mount Edelstone Shiraz

Barossa Valley, Australia   |  Smooth Red   |  Shiraz   |  2015
SKU
HENS-MEDS-2015
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Product Name Qty
HENS-MEDS-2015-1-750-DP
1 x 750ml
£124.00

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"The palate shows incredible purity and balance"

"This was the first wine sold in bottle ('52) by Henschke, although it has had to play second fiddle to Grange since '58 when the latter came on stream. New oak is only 22%, and the majority of the oak is French. The vintage was excellent, the flavours deep, with soft blackberry and plum fruits wending their way across the palate, cushioned by cedary oak and carefully polished tannins. It's utterly classic drinking, with unalloyed pleasure now but no less in another 20 years." 97 pts, James Halliday

"Outstanding old-vine Shiraz doesn’t need to shout to be heard. From the 103-year-old Mount Edelstone Vineyard, this opens to a mild, measured nose of vibrant red fruits, then a highly strung palate of redcurrant, plum, raspberry and blueberry with liquorice and wild fennel peeking beneath. A very bright, high-acid line keeps the flavours sharply honed, ensuring the slender palate line remains taut and prim. An earthy foil chimes in on the long finish." 97 pts, Decanter

"A very profound sage note here with wild brambleberries, bay leaf and subtle oak influence, cast across a green-peppercorn and mint-tea nuance with such bright red berries and plums. The palate has a super plush and elegant shape and fine, velvety-tannin texture with plush, long red plums. Such poise and elegance with length and concentration here. An exceptional vintage for Mount Edelstone. Drink or hold." 96 pts, James suckling

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More Information
  Grower Henschke Wines
  Bottle size 750
  Duty Paid / In Bond In Bond
  Vintage 2015
  Country Australia
  Region Barossa Valley
  Grape Shiraz
  Wine Type Red wines
  Wine Style Smooth Red
  Winemaking Biodynamic wines, Organic wines, Sustainable farming, Vegan wines, Vegetarian wines
  Oak Mildly Oaked
  Drinkability Early in drinking window
  Sweetness Dry

Henschke Wines

Biodynamic wines of great purity and elegance, from some of Australia's oldest vines.

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