Just awesome stuff.
About The Wine
Dan Standish is a Barossa winemaker for a new generation. Each release from 2016 could go toe-to-toe with any of the country's finest. Shiraz fans, get at these wines while you can. They are something special.
The Relic is Dan's powerhouse Shiraz Viognier blend. As head winemaker at Torbreck, Dan crafted the Run Rig, Torbreck's monster old-vine Shiraz Viognier. He learnt plenty about finding balance in opulence while shaping these wines.
He brings all that knowledge to bear in this release. The 2016 picked up a near-perfect 99 points from Joe Czerwinski at The Wine Advocate, placing it in the top echelon of all wines tasted in this famous publication.
About Standish Wine Co.
Dan Standish is one of the most outstanding Barossa producers in the game today.
A sixth-generation Barossan, Dan started the Standish Wine Co. in 1999. Over the intervening years, his wines have amassed unanimous acclaim. His offerings now rank amongst the rarest and most sort after Barossa wines for collectors in the know.
After learning his trade at Torbreck, under his eponymous label, Dan has pursued a quest to showcase some of the Barossa region's finest and most ancient sites.
Stylish, seductive and devastatingly powerful, the Standish wines are Barossa wines with unmistakable X-Factor.