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Henschke - Hill of Grace 2010

Information

  • Country: Australia
  • Wine Region: South Australia
  • Wine Area: Eden Valley
  • Wine Maker: Stephen Henschke
  • Grape: Shiraz/Syrah
  • Grape Percentage: 100%
  • Alcohol Percentage: 14%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
  • Best To Drink: 2015-2030
Duty/Vat Paid
Limited Stock: (3 btls)

Wine tasting notes

Medium garnet in colour, the 2010 Shiraz Hill of Grace reveals a slightly reticent yet beguiling nose of kirsch, dried mulberries and plum preserves with nuances of star anise, potpourri, cloves, dusty earth and menthol. Medium to full-bodied with youthfully taut, mouth-filling perfumed berry preserves and exotic spice flavours, the fruit is well framed by rounded, polished tannins and seamless freshness, finishing with incredible length.

Winery Information

Henschke

The Henschke family has been making wine since Johann Christian Henschke planted a small vineyard on his diverse farming property at Keyneton in 1862. He was one of many Silesians who had fled their homeland in search of religious freedom, and he arrived from Kutschlau in 1841. The wine was initially intended for consumption by family and friends, but with the first commercial release in 1868, believed to be principally riesling and shiraz, the wheels were set in motion for greater things to.. read more

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Vinification Notes

Matured in 100% new French (50%) and American (50%) hogsheads for 18 months prior to blending and bottling.