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Wild Duck Creek Shiraz Heathcote Springflat 2003

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Wild Duck Creek:
Residing to the north of the Great Dividing Range in Central Victoria, the region is at elevations between 160m and 380m. For the most part, the soil under vine is of the pre-Cambrian era - red and deep with excellent water holding capacity, although the regions most sort-after and expensive wines come from the predominately clay with granite and quartz inclusions of the Southern and Central su... Read more
Residing to the north of the Great Dividing Range in Central Victoria, the region is at elevations between 160m and 380m. For the most part, the soil under vine is of the pre-Cambrian era - red and deep with excellent water holding capacity, although the regions most sort-after and expensive wines come from the predominately clay with granite and quartz inclusions of the Southern and Central sub-regions. The region’s rainfall is evenly distributed between the seasons and the temperature range is defined as temperate, with cooling winds emanating from the south. It is our belief that the Heathcote Wine Region will eventually be divided up into three sub-regions (Northern, Central and Southern) as there is a distinct difference in the flavour and structure of the wines coming from these individual areas. These differences are due to the influences of the local ‘terroir’. Read less

External Reviews for Wild Duck Creek Shiraz Heathcote Springflat

External Review
Source: Cellar Link Pty Ltd
07/13/2010

92 points out of 100 by Robert Parker Jnr.


External Review
Source: Cellar Link Pty Ltd
07/13/2010

89 points out of 100 by Harvey Steiman



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