Original
3 Ratings
Majella Shiraz

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Region

Australia

Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) Sparkling red wines are a great Australian tradition, dating from the very early "Sparkling Burgundies" of times past. Along with other wineries Majella has kept this tradition alive with our popular sparkling Shiraz. We use some of our wonderful young Shiraz, barrel ferment the wine and then age it for about 9 months in American oak. The wine is then sent off to Vinpac International in the Barossa Valley for secondary fermentation in the true "methode champeniose". In this process a little suga...