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The Black Chook Shiraz - Viognier

Wine Details

Style

Red

Wine Description

As the bigger sibling of Woop Woop, the Black Chook once again represents a collaboration between Ben Riggs the wine maker at Penny's Hill, and Tony Parkinson, proprietor of Penny's Hill. The Black Chook is sourced from McLaren Vale, known for it's consistent, Mediterranean-type climate and Langhorne Creek which characteristically produces Shiraz that is spicy, flavorful and elegant. Co-fermenting small amounts of Viognier skins with Shiraz adds wonderful apricot perfumes, at the same time as int...

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Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 161 on Oct-05