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Heirloom Vineyards Shiraz, Barossa Valley, Australia

Wine Notes

Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $20   From: $18   To: $22

Awards
Award Organization Award Year Result
International Wine Challenge 2013 Silver
Good pure blackberry fruit and plum. Lovely hints of violet, mocha finishing with firm tannins and spice. Built to last.
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Grape Variety: Shiraz

Shiraz is the name given to the dark-skinned Syrah grape when grown in Australia and selected pockets of the New World. Though genetically identical, the stylistic differences between Shiraz and Syrah are pronounced enough to consider them distinct varieties. Shiraz is so important to Australian viticulture that it is the most planted grape variety in the majority of Australian vineyards and is virtually synonymous with marquée wine regions such as the Barossa Valley.

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Region Hierarchy
  • Barossa Valley wine region

    The Barossa Valley is an extremely important wine-producing region within the Barossa zone of South Australia. A prestigious and internationally renowned region, it is not only home to some of the oldest vineyards and wineries in Australia but produces some of its most recognizable and sought-after brands. The region takes its name from the 'Barossa' ranges and the 'Valley' created by the North Para river, which connects the main towns of Nuriootpa, Tanunda and Lyndoch.

    Located at a latitude of 34°S, the region's geography is dominated by valley floors and rolling hills which sometimes reach altitudes where white grapes can be grown without compromising their character. The ... more

  • Barossa wine region

    Barossa is one of the six wine-producing zones of South Australia. It is divided into two sections: the Barossa Valley, and the Eden Valley, both of which have their own separate Geogr ... more


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