(2007 Vintage) The grapes come from the Willunga district of McLaren Vale, where the heavy grey loam soils over sandstone, intermixed with black Biscay clay, combined with the maritime climate, contribute to an even ripening period and the development of rich fruit flavours and ripe tannins. Yield is around 4 tons an acre. Lifted peppery spice leads into an herbaceous mix of blackberries, currants and cloves. The partial Amarone method produces hints of liquorice, tar and leather whilst remaining fresh and vib...
Robert Parker(2010 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/23/2011
Wine Advocate(2005 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 167 on Oct-06
Wine Spectator(2005 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/06