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Thistledown - Gorgeous Old Vine Shiraz (AUSTRALIA)

Country: Australia
Region: Adelaide
Grape Variety: 87% Shiraz, 13% Zibibo
Producer: Thistledown Wine Co. 
ABV: 13.5%
Production Method: Vegan


Guardians of a long history, Thistledown Wine Co. continues the tradition of Scottish ingenuity and great Australian wine. From their small-batch winery in the idyllic Adelaide Hills, they work with pristine fruit sourced from iconic vineyard sites.

On the nose there are peaches, ripe nectarine, wild raspberry and a little spice. The palate is soft and slurpy, the texture silky and any tannins just add a little seasoning – like macerated strawberries and black pepper.