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2016 Longhop Shiraz

Mount Lofty Ranges, SA

Dom Torzi knows how to make a great bang-for-your-buck Shiraz. Here's another ripper from him!

$20.00$19.00

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It feels ‘authentic’. In short, it’s bloody good.

Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

About The Wine

This is the perfect cellar-saving Shiraz from Dom Torzi and Tim Freeland.

The fruit is ripe, the winemaking is right on point, the desired end result of a big, luscious gluggable red that won't bust the bank well and truly realised.

This release received 92 points from The Wine Front's Gary Walsh.

If you're in the market for a hearty Shiraz that won't hurt the hip pocket, here's your guy.

Winemaker Dom Torzi
Winemaker Dom Torzi
Barossa Valley, SA
Reviews

Critic Reviews

92Points
The Wine Front

"Plum, brown spices, raspberry conserve, new leather and sage. It’s supple, juicy, but offers some toasty/saline/meaty flavour too, along with grainy tannin, and a spicy savoury finish. Oak is pretty low key. Drinkability is high. Here’s a rock solid example of South Australian Shiraz at a very fair price. It feels ‘authentic’. In short, it’s bloody good." - Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

Additional Info

From The Producer

Whole berry ferment in five ton open top fermenters with soft pump overs and minimal hand plunging. On skins for six days, then basket pressed into young seasoned oak with ferment finishing off in barrel. Matured in French and American oak. Two rackings prior to blending and bottling.

Blend : Shiraz (100%)
ABV : 14.5%
Closure : Screw cap
Drink Until : 2026

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