Elderton Shiraz 2009
Elderton Wines is a small, family-owned winery, situated in the heart of Australia’s Barossa Valley that has shot to world acclaim producing some of Australia’s most highly regarded shiraz and cabernet sauvignon. The second generation of the Ashmead family, brothers: Cameron and Allister now run the winery day to day and are passionate about producing wines that are balanced, varietally correct and classic in nature.
Sweet red berry and gym socks on the nose. Loads of funk. Dried mulberry with spice box, eucalyptus and anise. Generous fruit on the palate with low, soft tannin. Crisp acid. Dry finish. Ends on a red berry note. 86 pts. 12/15/12
External Reviews for Elderton Shiraz
Lithe and imposing, this is a tall wine, with refined texture and layered flavors of black cherry, blackberry, smoke and coffee, which linger effectively on the polished finish. Drink now through 2019. -HS Wine Spectator. A Syrah wine from South Australia in Australia. 2009 Elderton Shiraz 750ml