The 2015 MOUNT LANGI GHIRAN Hollows Shiraz is sourced from a selection of premium cool climate vineyards in the Grampians region of Victoria. The Hollows vineyard on the northern slopes of Mount Langi Ghiran forms the core component of this wine. The 2015 Hollows Shiraz is an approachable and generous wine, displaying fragrant perfumes, complex spice and a luscious core of red and blues fruits that beautifully showcases the Grampians region.
TASTING NOTE Colour: Crimson with deep purple hues. Aromas: Lifted, aromatic, full of florals and spice. Palate: Core of red fruit layered with dried florals and hints of black pepper. Mouthcoating tannins, vibrant acidity, creating an approachable and generous wine with great length and balance. Cellar: Drink now until 2020
WINEMAKING Fermentation method: Open fermenters, plunged. Alcohol: 14.1% Barrel Origin: 100% French oak Barrel Age: 25% - 30% new Residual Sugar: 1.6 pH: 3.46 Bottling Date: March 2017 TA 7.1
VITICULTURE Region: Grampians Vineyard(s): Hollows Vine age: Average 27 years Harvest date: March 2015 Harvest Method: Hand and machine picked