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Sidewood 'Stablemate' Shiraz, Adelaide Hills, South Australia
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Vintage: 2017
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BC Private Wine Stores: $25.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -61336
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Juicy, unique, supple.
The cooler-climate Adelaide Hills in South Australia is home to Sidewood, a family owned winery, cellar door and restaurant established in 2004. They produce roughly 600,000 bottles annually from 91-hecates of vine.
This 100% Shiraz was partially whole berry fermented to create a partial carbonic maceration; it went through a malolactic fermentation as well and aged in French oak (about 25% new) for 12 months.
Umeboshi plum aromas are melded with dark chocolate, cherries, baking spices, vanilla, leather, wet cedar and molasses. It has a supple and fresh palate with flavours of plums, dark mocha and cracked pepper. Lovely juiciness here, a unique character.


 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, French Food


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Wine Diva reviewed - 2021-08-26 00:22:00.0

 
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