Eighty Acres

Eighty Acres

Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013

x1x3x4

Region: Clare Valley
Other Vintages:

2011200820062005


Generous blackcurrant and red berry fruit flavours, dark chocolate and subtle spice carry through to a smooth lingering finish.

Export to PDF Download Full Winemaker Note
Wine Colour
At release, the wine is deep red with a slightly purple hue.

Wine Bouquet
At release, the wine has a lifted fresh fruit aromas of blackberry and plum. Secondary characters of dark chocolate, dried herbs and spice add complexity to the bouquet.

Wine Palate
At release, the wine has luscious red berry and cassis characters throughout the palate while subtle spice and dark chocolate characters add complexity. The mid-palate is soft and round with long elegant tannins and a velvety, persistent finish.

Cellaring Notes
Although made for immediate enjoyment this wine may be matured over the short term in a good cellar.
Acidity: 6.14 g/L
Alcohol Percent: 14.5%
PH: 3.51
Region: Clare Valley
Residual Sugar: 1.84 g/L
Range Variety Vintage Show Name Year Class Award
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 World Value Wine Challenge BTI 2014 Best Buy
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 New Zealand International Wine Show 2014 19 Gold
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 World Value Wine Challenge BTI 2014 Silver
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 Riverina Wine Show 2014 Silver
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 Rutherglen Wine Show 2014 217d Silver
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 New World Wine Awards 2014 14a Bronze
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 Cowra Wine Show 2014 80 Bronze
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 Royal Adelaide Wine Show 2014 52 Bronze
Eighty Acres Cabernet Shiraz Merlot 2013 Perth Royal Wine Show 2014 67 Bronze