Wynns Coonawarra Shiraz – Coonawarra Shiraz South Australia Buy Online New Zealand
Since 1952 this wine has long upheld Wynns Coonawarra Estate’s reputation as a producer of premium Coonawarra Shiraz. Typically, the Wynns Coonawarra Estate Shiraz has aromas reminiscent of ground black pepper, mulberry and raspberry, with blackberry at the riper end of the spectrum. Oak is used increase the wine’s complexity, without dominating its distinctive, cool-climate character. A medium-bodied wine with a lengthy finish that will age gracefully in the tradition of the original Wynns ‘Hermitage’ wine.
Shiraz (formerly known as ‘Hermitage’) is an important part of Coonawarra’s
history. The acknowledged reputation of Coonawarra for age-worthy wines has
largely centered on Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Sauvignon Shiraz blends.
However the very early history (in the 1890s) centered on other varieties –
Today Wynns is privileged to hold Shiraz vineyards on many prime locations
within Coonawarra. Vines for this label are between 30 and 110 years old.
Wynns ‘Black Label’ Shiraz is a superb example of Coonawarra’s cool climate
style. Displaying great fruit character, this wine has rich and complex flavours
of red berries, spice and chocolate with layered fruit underpinned by tightlyfocused