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2017 Mount Majura Shiraz

Canberra District, NSW

Classic 96 point Canberra Shiraz. "This is a fabulous shiraz in anyone's language..." Campbell Mattinson (Halliday Wine Companion)

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$38.00

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About

About The Wine

Shiraz has always remained a stalwart of the Mount Majura portfolio.

They were blessed with near perfect conditions in the region during the highly praised 2017 vintage and this brilliant Shiraz is just one more testament to that fact. Though entirely estate grown, a blend of three different clones; one that was originally sourced from the Best's Old Block which lends aromatics and minerality to the wine; the second, known as Clone 1127 revered for it's richer and 'chocolatey' tannins and finally; their original plantings which were of clone PT23 which give the wine it's regional specific characters of blackberry and spice.

The final product is so well balanced it is ridiculous and makes a top notch example of why so many people now praise this region as one of the country's best when it comes to our most iconic variety.

About Mount Majura

Mount Majura is one of the most exciting producers in Canberra.

They are quickly gaining fame for producing top class Rieslings and alternative varieties with sensational value across the range.

Winemaker Frank van der Loo's obsessive focus on the terroir and his attempts to find the perfect variety for each patch of dirt under Mount Majura's ownership are resulting in unique and spectacular wines for the region.

Winemaker Frank van der Loo
Winemaker Frank van der Loo
Canberra District, NSW
Additional Info

From The Producer

Clearly the leading variety of the Canberra District, Shiraz performs very well in our climate and soil. This is the 14th vintage of Mount Majura Vineyard Shiraz and the product of three different Shiraz clones.

Blend : Shiraz (100%)
ABV : 13.5%
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2030
Bottle Size : 750ml

Mount Majura winery
Mount Majura winery
Canberra District, NSW
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

96Points
Halliday Wine Companion

"That moment when you realise that $38 is an absolute steal. This is a fabulous shiraz in anyone's language, its spice-ridden heart alive with perfectly ripened, well set, powerful cherry-plum fruit. It's struck with tannin in the best of ways, it has real personality, and its finish is textbook quality." - Campbell Mattinson (Halliday Wine Companion)

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