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Berton Vineyards - Foundstone Shiraz 2018

Information

  • Country: Australia
  • Wine Region: South Australia
  • Wine Maker: James Ceccato
  • Grape: Shiraz/Syrah
  • Grape Percentage: Shiraz 96%, Merlot 2%, Petit Verdot 2%
  • Alcohol Percentage: 14%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
  • Best To Drink: Drink Now
Duty/Vat Paid
JH: 86 (2014)

Wine tasting notes

This wine is densely coloured with youthful violet hues. The nose is expressive offering an abundance of ripe blackberry and plum fruit along with toasty sweet oak notes. The palate is generous and concentrated showing blackberry, black cherry and plum fruit flavours. Complex oak characters of coffee, vanilla and caramel complement the fruit flavours and create a long, lingering finish.

Winery Information

Berton Vineyards

Established by Bob & Cherie Berton in May 1996 with 75 acres of land at 450m above sea level on gently rolling hills in a sub-region of Eden Valley in South Australia, Berton Vineyard has been one of Hallgarten Druitt's most important partners. The superb Reserve Shiraz and Reserve Chardonnay wines are still sourced from this plot. In 2007 Bob purchased the Yenda winery in the heart of the Riverina. This state of the art facility has the capacity to process 20,000 tonnes, and allows Berton.. read more

Expert Reviews

James Halliday (2014)86 pts

More than a little sweetness to the fruit profile but it remains fresh and lively. It falls away through the finish, but many will find this eminently enjoyable drinking.