Fruit for the Shiraz was sourced from the Vasse Felix Willyabrup vineyard and contract growers in the Margaret River region. Shiraz vines at Vasse Felix are the oldest in the Margaret River region, planted in 1967 in red gravel loams over clay sub soils.The 1999 harvest will be remembered for long dry conditions in April and the later part of March and a cool start to vintage delaying the onset of harvest. The grapes for this wine were picked approximately 2 - 3 weeks later than normal at a ver...
Wine SpectatorRating: 83/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/01
International Wine CellarRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar