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2018 Corryton Burge Kith Barossa Shiraz

Corryton Burge

Barossa

Imminently shareable, this full-bodied wine has chocolate, coffee and ripe raspberry aromas. A palate of juicy raspberry and mocha is rounded off by subtle oak and silky soft tannins.


Viticulture

Sourced from both own and grower vineyards across southern and central Barossa which allows a consistent style. Annual rainfall was less than the long term average. Timely rain and an Indian Summer slowed down the pace of ripening allowing flavours and tannin structure to develop, harvest meant smaller berries of intense flavour and colour.


Vinification

Matured in a combination of French and American hogsheads (300L_ for 18 months, approx 15% new oak


Recommendation

Pair with porterhouse steak, roasted garlic potato mash with red wine vinaigrette or slow cooker lamb shank pies and spicy tomato chutney.