Torbreck Woodcutter's Shiraz 2017 - Bottle Shop of Spring Lake

Torbreck Woodcutter's Shiraz 2017

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Torbreck Woodcutter's Shiraz 2017
$23.99
$21.59

SKU 10638

750ml

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Torbreck Vintners was founded by David Powell in 1994. The roots go back to 1992 when Dave, who was then working at Rockford, began to discover and clean up a few sections of dry-grown old vines. Near lifeless, he nurtured them back to health and was rewarded with small parcels of fruit that he made into wine. Dave was also able to secure a contract for the supply of grapes from a run-down but ancient Shiraz vineyard. He managed to raise enough money to share-farm the vineyard, which has enabled Torbreck to use fruit from the very best vineyards in the Barossa Valley. The Torbreck endeavor is based around the classic Barossa Valley varietals of Shiraz, Grenache and Mataro, and a love for the wines of France's Rhone Valley. Dave also produces small quantities of Viognier, Marsanne and Roussanne for white blends.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region Australia, South Australia, Barossa Valley
Brand Torbreck
Alcohol/vol 15%
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Wine SpectatorAromatic and stylish, opening with violet, white pepper and subtle sweet cream notes. The core gushes with huckleberry and wild blueberry flavors, revealing shades of rosemary and apricot. Supple and smooth, with tannins hanging in the background, providing appealing traction. The finish sails on and on. Drink now through 2035. 7,000 cases made, 3,500 cases imported.

MaryAnn Worobiec, June 30, 2019

Red

White

Rosé

Sparkling

Kosher

Organic

No Sulfites Added

Biodynamic  

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