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Mitolo Wines

Jester Shiraz

Jester Shiraz

Vintage
2014

Intense, textured and shows pure dark fruit flavours.

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$25.00
/ 2014 Vintage
SKU: Jshiraz
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$300.00
/ Case of 12
 

Bright, lifted and aromatic, with raspberry and choc mint characters. Full flavoured and elegant, with dark fruit flavours of plum and blackberry, complemented by dark chocolate, liquorice and white pepper spice.

COMPOSITION:
Varietal
Shiraz
REGION:
Region
McLaren vale
CELLARING:
two to six years
FOOD PAIR:
Food Pairing Notes
Bistecca alla Fiorentina cooked over charcoal
VINEYARD INFORMATION
Vineyard Notes
Located at the southern end of McLaren Vale, about 4km east of the coastal town of Port Willunga, the soil here is heavy grey loam mixed with black Biscay clay and sits above ancient Gnaltinga formation bedrock. Strong vine growth in spring is tempered by summers dry winds, developing pure, bright and savoury fruit flavours that are tempered by cooling afternoon sea breezes. VINE AGE: 20+ years ELEVATION: 25m above sea level SOIL TYPE: Black Biscay Clay
WINEMAKING & TECH INFORMATION
Winemaker Notes
Jester Shiraz fruit is crushed immediately after being delivered to us at the winery. We allow the skin and juice mix to warm naturally over a period of several days, after which it begins fermentation. The ferment is held cool, to retain the bright primary fruit characters which appear in the resulting wine. Following ferment, we carefully press the wine to separate it from the skins. The wine is then transferred into oak barrels where it stays for eighteen months before bottling. HARVEST DATE: March 2014 MATURATION: 100% used French Oak. 18 months. ALCOHOL (Alc/Vol): 14.5% RS: 2.9G/L pH: 3.48 TA: 6.4 g/L