I do love my Aussie Shiraz. In fact according to my Vivino app profile it’s what I drink the most of and have rated over 116!
I received this sample of the 2017 Grampians Hyde Park Vineyard Shiraz from the lovely folk at Bailey Wine Co recently (thank you!). Who you’ll be glad to know take orders online and deliver to your door 🙂
One giant leap for man.. And one tasty bottle of wine for us!
On the 20th of July 1969 something big happened other than the momentous event of Neil Armstrong being the first man to step on the surface of the moon – it was also on that same day in 1969 that Bill Taylor first stepped foot on the now renowned Taylors Wines in South Australia’s Clare Valley!
Compared to warm-climate Shiraz, you’ll find it lighter. Plus I find it oh so approachable too.
This cool-climate 2017 Shiraz hails from Geelong in Victoria and is made by Austin’s Wines. A big thanks to the Austin’s team for sending this sample my way, my tasting team had great fun trying it and helping me write the note.