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This 2010 Heathcote Shiraz is part of Trentham Estate's carefully-selected Family Reserve Range that aims to epitomise the best the region has to offer.

Rich and balanced showing lifted fruit aromas of plum, dark cherry and chocolate. The palate is long with fruit sweetness balanced by fine mocha oak.

Technical analysis

ALCOHOL

14.5 %

RESIDUAL SUGAR

2.8 g/L

pH

3.49

ACIDITY

6.0 g/L

ORIGIN

Australia

WINEMAKER

Anthony Murphy

VARIETY

Shiraz (Syrah)

HARVEST DATE

March 2014

TIME IN OAK

18 months

SULPHUR

Total: 125 Free: 28

MALOLACTIC FERMENTATION

Yes

CLOSURE

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BOTTLE SIZE

75cl

REGION

Heathcote

Vintage conditions

2014 enjoyed a disease-free ripening season which, combined with dry warm weather, allowed perfect ripening of the fruit.

Vinification details

Harvested mid March at 14.5° Baume, the grapes were crushed and fermented before pressing and transferring to French oak for maturation. After 18 months the wine was blended and bottled for further maturation prior to release.

Awards

IWC 2017: Silver
DWWA 2017: Silver

 

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This 2010 Heathcote Shiraz is part of Trentham Estate's carefully-selected Family Reserve Range that aims to epitomise the best the region has to offer.

Rich and balanced showing lifted fruit aromas of pepper, plum, dark cherry and chocolate. The palate is long with fruit sweetness balanced by fine mocha oak.

Technical analysis

ALCOHOL

14.5 %

RESIDUAL SUGAR

3.4 g/L

pH

3.60

ACIDITY

5.9 g/L

ORIGIN

Australia

WINEMAKER

Anthony Murphy

VARIETY

Shiraz (Syrah)

HARVEST DATE

February 2013

TIME IN OAK

18 months

MALOLACTIC FERMENTATION

Yes

CLOSURE

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BOTTLE SIZE

75cl

REGION

Heathcote

Vintage conditions

A disease free ripening season combined with dry warm weather allowed perfect ripening of the fruit.

Vinification details

Harvested late February at 14.1° Baume, the grapes were crushed and fermented before pressing and transferring to French oak for maturation. After 18 months the wine was blended and bottled for further maturation prior to release.

Awards

Wine Merchant Top 100 Winner 2015
Halliday Australian Wine Companion: 95 pts

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This wine is evolving beautifully. Generous juicy ripe berries and good use of oak.

IWSC 2015

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This 2010 Heathcote Shiraz is part of Trentham Estate's carefully-selected Family Reserve Range that aims to epitomise the best the region has to offer.

Rich and balanced showing lifted fruit aromas of pepper, plum, dark cherry and chocolate. The palate is long with fruit sweetness balanced by fine mocha oak.

Technical analysis

ALCOHOL

14.8 %

RESIDUAL SUGAR

3.0 g/L

pH

3.57

ACIDITY

6.0 g/L

ORIGIN

Australia

WINEMAKER

Anthony Murphy

VARIETY

Shiraz (Syrah)

HARVEST DATE

March 2010

TIME IN OAK

18 months

SULPHUR

Total: 113 Free: 34

MALOLACTIC FERMENTATION

Yes

CLOSURE

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BOTTLE SIZE

75cl

REGION

Heathcote

Vintage conditions

A disease free ripening season combined with dry warm weather allowed perfect ripening of the fruit. January and February had above average day time temperatures however the low overnight tempetatures provided balanced fruit with lots of flavour and colour.

Vinification details

Harvested early March at 14.5° Beaume, the grapes were crushed and fermented before pressing and transferring to French oak for maturation. After 18 months the wine was blended and bottled for further maturation prior to release.

Awards

IWSC 2015: Gold
IWC 2014: Silver

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