2021 Worlds Apart Into The Black Syrah

A quite serious lighter offering of Adelaide Hills Syrah full of spice

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A serious expression of Adelaide Hills Syrah here, dense, brooding, melding ripe tart berries, and savoury elements as well. Earthy, meaty, yet still light across the palate with great acid, and a fine boned tannin structure.

”The king is gone, but he's not forgotten. This is the story of Johnny Rotten.” Humming along as a tear comes to the eye as we remember the winemaker that mentored and guided Louis, and who we can only imagine inspired the name of this wine.

”Hey hey, my my. Rock and roll can never die”.

100% Whole Bunch syrah (shiraz) from a single vineyard high on the ridge above McLaren Vale, at 350m elevation. Exposed slope with shallow, quartz ridden soil. Savoury, pretty, elegant. Olive tapenade meets just ripe raspberries in shortcrust pastry.

94 Points - "Into The Black a song by Neil Young that references feeling lost after tragedy and changes, poignant for Louis Schofield considering his place amongst the Ochota family. Big love. It’s all whole bunch and from a vineyard located on the Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale boundary line. Syrah.

Peppery spice, new leather, tar and char, game meat, undergrowth, dark berries and dark chocolate rolling around in this wine. Super savoury, very appealing, glossy then guttural and the roll of meat, mushroom, earth and dark fruit is sumptuous and Autumnal. It’s a unique wine, deep, brooding. One to sit on and contemplate. A very serious wine." Mike Bennie (Wine Front)

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