Oriel Shiraz Mclaren Vale Sygnet 2003
Aroma: Blackcurrant, mulberry and chocolate with hints of licorice and spice. Taste: Dark berry fruit with firm tannins. Name story: Sygnet is the name of the river valley that flows near Australia's most celebrated vineyards in the McLaren Vale, south of Adelaide. Vineyards and winemaking: Old vines with an average age of more than 60 years. Rich, sandy soils over deep red clay. Cold soak and extended maceration. Aged 20 months in French and American oak barrels (100% new).