Schild Estate Barossa Shiraz 2006
The Scild family established their Barossa vineyards in 1952,and have since developed a reputation for consistency and quality in their approach to viticulture. Through careful selection of the best fruit from our extansive holding,this Barossa Shiraz, harvested at optimum ripeness ,is a classic full style showing why the Barossa is the home of Australia Shiraz. This wine shows a nose of ripe cherries,rich spices and licorice with some vanillin undertones derived from the extended maturation in select new and old American oak. On the palate the flavours explode in a fusion of complex oak and well integrated tannins with a backbone of rich ripe black plums. A focus on quality rewards the consumer with a wine showing the best of Barossa Shiraz.