2019 Mallaluka Shiraz

Natural Canberra Shiraz set to 'intense-savoury' mode. Spicy, dark and sinister...

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Sam Leyshon at Mallaluka does both a Syrah and a Shiraz - this Shiraz has no whole-bunch in the ferment, and was aged for 18 months in high-quality French oak.

Heaps of dark fruit intensity, with some inky spicy depth but not in a rich Barossa way. This is more savoury, graphite and structured.

No additions, apart from minimal sulphur just before bottlling.

Mostly Mallaluka fruit with a small portion from another Canberra district vineyard, just down the road. Unlike the Syrah, we do not use stems at all. Aged for 18 months in seasoned French Oak Barriques. 2019 was quite a hot year and this wine shows the strength of the sun in its fruit, yet retains the classic spiciness that we are so used to in this region. A high acid driven wine that begs for rich and savoury foods to enjoy with. No fining or filtration used, minimal SO2 added.

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