St Hallett Faith is vibrant and expressive and above all quintessential Barossa. An accessible, benchmark Barossa Shiraz.Faith's vibrant yet dense purple hue hints at the generosity of fruit within. The wine derives exuberant raspberry, cherry and spice flavours from vineyards in the southern part of the Barossa Valley and pepper from its Eden Valley component. The wine is matured for 12-15 months in American and French oak, the former matching the juicy fruit succulence of the Barossa Valley fru...
International Wine CellarDeep ruby color. Sweet blackberry and cassis aromas verging on jammy, with notes of dark chocolate and espresso. On the palate, this is lush and liqueur-like, with a confectionery tone to the dark berry flavors. The wine's sweetness is nicely buffered by some dusty tannins and a spicy note of black pepper. Serve this with smoky or peppery foods.
Wine & SpiritsRating: 80.5/100 - As reviewed by Int'l Wine & Spirits Comp. on 11/01/06