Ladies who Shoot their Lunch Shiraz

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Award Winning Ladies who Shoot their Lunch Shiraz

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Tasting Note

This wine has a deep, ripe mulberry colour, displaying glints of youthful purple at the rim. Intensely floral aromas of pepper and spice play with rich red fruits. The palate is full body and complex with silky tannins and a generous length of flavour.

Product Information

  • Red Wine

  • Red - Richly Textured & Full Bodied

  • Fowles Wine

  • Victor Nash and Lindsay Brown

  • Australia

  • Victoria

  • Shiraz / Syrah

  • 2016

  • Can be drunk now but will keep very well

  • 75cl

  • Screwcap

  • 14.2

  • 7.1

  • Yes

  • SILVER MEDALSommelier Wine Awards 2014

Winemaking

10% of the must was held cold for three days prior to inoculation, to extend total skin contact to maximise colour, flavour and aromatic intensity. It was fermented at around 24˚Celsius in stainless steel sweep-arm fermenters to preserve primary fruit flavours. The AWRI796 yeast strain was used because it lets the character of the variety, region and vintage express themselves, without imparting other flavours. One third of the wine was matured in 140 year-old 5000L English oak casks, and a further third was kept in one, two or three year-old French oak hogsheads and puncheons. The remainder was maintained as a fresh, fruity element in stainless steel.

Food Recommendation

Served perfectly alongside juniper berry rubbed roast Venison fillet with red wine jus.

Press

  • Once again, Fowles bags a spot in the 100 with their uniquely perfumed Shiraz. Cool climate Victoria features prominently in this year’s collection of wines and this is because the wines, historically,
    are often a little finer and lighter than the warmer climate wines. I cannot make this distinction per se because there is a lot of crossover of styles between regions and States in Australia and it more often than not comes down to the specific vineyard, the intentions of the winemaker and the vintage conditions. Matt Fowles embraces his floral style of Shiraz, but it is not a lightweight at all. Its heady perfume
    leads the way with wild flower, herb and iodine notes and when the palate swings into view there is robust gamey, berry-soaked fruit here and also a fair dose of grip on the finish, too. So don’t choose this wine because it comes from Victoria, choose it because it is a sensory experience like no other. Matt and his wife Lu, who designs the labels, swear it goes well with all manner of game. I love this wine with washed rind cheeses. Each to their own!

    • Top 100 Australian Wines 2017
    • Matthew Jukes

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Our free in-store collection service is available on via our website, or can be arranged by calling us on 01225 322810. Orders will be available for collection from the Great Western Wine Shop, Unit 3-4, Wells Road, Bath, BA2 3AP only. Please be aware handling time can be up to 48 hours (business hours) from point of ordering. You will be notified by the Customer Service team when your order is ready for collection. When collecting your order, please ensure you bring a valid photo ID, card used for payment along with a copy of your order. This can be a printed copy or you can show a copy of the email confirmation on your phone or tablet. If you are unable to collect your order within 30 days of purchase, your order will be cancelled and payment refunded.

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