Villion Syrah 2017

Vibrant plum skin in colour, dark ruby epicentre and a youthful purple edge.

Tasting Notes

Captivating entry on the nose of aromatic, ripe plum, black cherry and dusted white pepper. Secondary nuances of perfumed violets and caramel tobacco complete this enticing Syrah, showcasing its maritime origin.

Impressive intensity of flavour on the palate, mouth-filling plum and spice, full and textured with fine and polished tannins and a lingering, creamy finish.

Awards

  • 91 Tim Atkin Rating

Wine Composition

  • 89% Shiraz
  • 9% Mourvedre
  • 2% Viognier

Technical Analysis

  • Alcohol: 13.98%
  • Residual Sugar: 4.0 g/l
  • Total Acidity: 5.8 g/l
  • pH: 3.48
  • Bottling date: 25 January 2019
  • Total production: 7700 bottles of 750 ml

Oak Maturation

21 months in French oak, mostly matured in second fill French oak barrels and 30% new oak to emphasize the fruit from these delicate and elegant Syrah sites.

Previous Vintages

Villion Syrah 2016

Villion Syrah 2015

Villion Syrah 2012

 

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