Domaine Clarendon Syrah 2017
Colour: Black, purpled crimson.
Nose: Demonstrating a core of black fruit, lifted violet, lavender, kalamata olives, asian spices, minerality and game meat.
Palate: Polished and impressively rounded on the palate. Substantial mid palate weight is densely packed with cassis and rose petal notes. There is a framework of muscularity and power however sweet and supple tannins mask any rigidity.
Domaine Clarendon Syrah vineyard is a winemaker designed vineyard that was purpose built for this wine. Single stake, non cordon trellised, 7 foot tall bush vines reflect the ancient terroir of Clarendon sub-region. No other vineyard in Australia exists with this design. Domaine Clarendon Syrah vineyard is also McLaren Vale’s highest altitude vineyard.
McLaren Vale has some of the worlds oldest vines planted in some of the worlds oldest geology. Taste the rocks and listen to their unique and ancient stories and celebrate some of the best terroirs in Australia.