2016 Maverick Trial Hill Eden Valley Shiraz


  • Vintage: 2016
  • Region: Pewsey Vale, Eden Valley
  • Grape Varieties: Shiraz

Tasting Notes

  • Colour: Bright medium crimson red with red/purple hues.
  • Bouquet: Earthy, rich dark plum and dark cherry supported by toasty, spicy French Oak.
  • Palate: Rich, bright dark plum/cherry fruits, excellent tannin structure and balance, with great persistence of flavour. Richness with elegance, great persistence of flavour.
  • Vineyard & Vintage Comments: Trial Hill is a stand-alone vineyard in Pewsey Vale. North-facing, at 450 - 480 m altitude, this vineyard contains many micro-terroirs. The Shiraz vineyard is in three patches totaling 1.6 Ha, down the full height of the vineyard and slightly northwest facing in a reasonably exposed position. The soil is red brown earth formed mainly from marble and calsilicate rock, with underlying water-retentive red clay and covered with recent deposits of acidic grey micacous fine sandy loam.

Food Pairing

Beef, lamb, game and strong cheese.

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