Domaine Terlato & Chapoutier Shiraz-Viognier

Domaine Terlato & Chapoutier Shiraz-Viognier 2015

A spicy Shiraz with a boost of Viognier for aroma and balance, this wine shows deep color and intense aromas of red and black berries, gingersnap and black pepper spice with a brooding cedar character that lingers on the finish.

Style:
Balanced, Fruity, Full-bodied, Spicy
Flavor:
Cedar, Dark Chocolate, Pepper, Plum, Red Berry
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Victoria
Grapes
Shiraz,
Viognier
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
The grapes are destemmed and fermented in cement or stainless steel tanks. The maceration lasts 3 weeks in order to give the wine the good tannin structure required for good aging and stability. Some of the Viognier grapes were added during fermentation to fully integrate the flavor and tannins.
Aging
100% of wine is aged in tanks with micro-oxygenation. Bottled 10 to 12 months after the harvest.