Byrne Family, Clare Valley Shiraz
Clare Valley Shiraz
Celebrating 50 years and 3 generations with the strength of our heritage.
Byrne Family wines express our family’s dedication to the land.
Honouring the generations past and yet to come, these Byrne Reserve range is selected from our two Clare Valley dry grown and low yielding vineyards with a total of 18 ha.
Stylish and regionally typical, this Reserve Shiraz is the perfect accompaniment.
Titratable Acidity 5.9 g/l
Fruit 100% Shiraz
Residual sugar: 2.1
Region Clare Valley, South Australia
Carefully selected parcels of shiraz from the White Hut vineyard in Northern Clare were picked in the evening in March, and crushed early the next morning.
The wine was fermented in older French barrels, and left to age in oak before bottling.
Deep berry colour.
Plum and ripe mulberry with peppery notes.
An elegant, well-balanced style with fruit sweetness, softness and smooth tannins. Dark mulberry fruit with pepper and spice.
Slow roasted lamb and beef, sharp aged cheddar or Italian hard cheeses.
Released September 2017
Halliday 2019 Wine Companion
93 Points/Gold Medal
Wines Showcase Magazine New Releases Dec 2017
New World Red Wines – Wine Luxe International 2017
Cathay Pacific HKIWC 2017
James Halliday 2016 Wine Companion
“Chock full of black fruits, tar…as the colour suggests. Magimix style…”*
Mundus Vini Spring 2015 Germany
GOLD Medal 3rd
AWC Internat’l Wine Challenge Vienna 2015
93 POINTS (Gold)
Wines Showcase Magazine 2016 New Release
4 STAR GOOD BUY
Huon Hooke the Real Review 2017 90Pts
Decanter World Wine Awards 2015
UK International Wine Challenge 2015* “Plum, blueberry spice. Big Bodied. Nice vibrance and succulence”*
Decanter World Wine Awards 2016