2017 True Colours Cabernet Shiraz Merlot

  • blackberry

  • chocolate

  • plum

  • spice

$24.00

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750ml

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Awards

Trophy

Best Dry Red Blend - Melbourne International Wine Competition 2019

Wine Notes

Colour:deep crimson

Aroma:cassis, black plum, mulberry, cedar, spice

Palate:dark berries, black olive, dried herb, fine silky tannins

Cellar:up to 10 years

Viticulture

Region:Yarra Valley

Vineyard:Melba Valley Vineyard, Dixons Creek / Mandala, Dixons Creek / Killara Views, Gruyere / Yarraland, Chirnside Park / Michaels, Wandin East / Henley, Yarra Glen

Harvest:mid-late March 2017

Method:hand + machine picked

Winemaking

Process:vinified separately - all destemmed, crushed + cold soaked for 2 days prior to fermentation

Fermentation:combination of static fermenters and open pots, pumped over twice daily. maturation using new (average 30%) French oak for 18 months

Alcohol:13.5%

Winemakers:Rob Dolan + Mark Nikolich

Tasting Note

Additional information

Weight 1.33 kg