Franklin Tate Estates Margaret River Shiraz 2014
A delicious Margaret River Shiraz from renowned winemaker Franklin Tate (of Evans & Tate fame)
The Tate Family have been making award-winning wines in Margaret River since 1969, when family patriarch John Tate founded Evans & Tate. They have gone on to recieve great critical acclaim and are arguably Margaret River’s most well known winery. They twice won “Most Outstanding Red Wine in the World” at the Wine Magazine International Wine Challenge - not bad! John's Son Franklin spent several years looking for the best sites, which offer the best balance and diversity of soils, with the capability to reduce yield and concentrate flavours. He is committed to making the best quality wines possible which reflect the region. His 'Franklin Tate Estate' wines are all about a passion for wine making, and are unique hand-crafted wines from selected plots in the now World renowned Margaret River region.
Ruby red with violet hue.The fruit aromas are dominated by ripe red cherry and dark plum, with an attractive spicy lift. The oak has provided a light background with notes of vanilla and biscuit. This is a typical expression of Margaret River Shiraz with a spicy edge and soft cherry fruit. White pepper notes along with a dusty tannin structure and chocolaty oak notes are integrated through the fruit flavours. - creating a modern and vibrant style of red wine.
|Country Of Origin||Australia|
|Producer||Franklin Tate Estates|
|Food Pairing||BBQ, Beef, Cheese, Lamb, Sausage, Steak|