2019 Brave New Wine Schadenfreude Shiraz

Awesome release of Brave New Wine's best red wine. Spicy cool-climate Shiraz with some attitude.
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Description

The Schadenfreude is the spicy, wild-eyed brain-child of Andries and Yoko of Brave New Wine.

This is a dark and savoury Shiraz from a single vineyard in the South of Western Australia, a sleek and elegant Shiraz with an edge.

A healthy amount of whole-bunch is used during ferment lending a firm architecture to this smooth and seductive drink. No additions during winemaking except a dash of sulphur.

A totally unique Aussie Shiraz and another ripping release from this red-hot WA winery.

Porongurup and Frankland River Shiraz. Four separate clones selected for lifted aromatics and savoury characteristics. Partial whole bunch carbonic maceration in oak open top tyne, natural fermentation and malo then raised in older french oak puncheons for 9 months with no rackings.

No fining, filtration or any additives besides a small amount of SO2 at bottling.

93 Points - "Hearty red but keeps perky and taut, lots of plummy fruit, boysenberry, root beer kinda savoury-salty-earthy tang too. Fresh as though, bright and lively to taste, a wash of thirst-quenching, medium-ish red wine with spark and pluck and verve. Fragrant too. It's fun to drink but there's lots of detail, great texture, extension of flavour. Great red." - Mike Bennie (The Wine Front)

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2 reviews
  • PH
    Peter H.
    Verified Buyer
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    2 years ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Gorgeous expression of cool climate Shiraz.

    Soft, juicy, and peppery straight out of the bottle, even softer and rounder on day two. Worth twice the price.

  • Y
    Yang
    Verified Buyer
    3 years ago
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Very pleasant.

    I thought I would go out of my comfort zone and buy something I had never heard of before. Was very pleased with the results of this mini experiment. This wine is easy drinking without being boring.

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Brave New Wine

It is a Brave New World and these are, in every sense, Brave New Wines.

This range is brought to you by husband and wife duo Andries and Yoko Lüscher-Mostert. They are making painfully small amounts of fascinating, experimental and delicious wine from some superb vineyards in Great Southern.

With a vision of acquiring their own vineyard in the future, they are currently content to make wines that truly thrill them. These are natural wines crafted without additions but with bucket-loads of love and skill.

Some of the most intriguing vino in WA and definitely a winery to keep an eye on.

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