In the 1850s, Paddy Devlin ran a wine shanty. Peddling wine to weary cattlemen who passed through the vineyard property.
The vineyard remains today, replanted and rejuvenated.
DEVLINS MOUNT 2016 SHIRAZ
REGION Riverland, South Australia
ALCOHOL 14.0% pH 3.55
TA g/L 6.32
CLOSURE Screw cap
Picked in the cool of the evening at optimal ripeness, the wine was tank fermented to dry to maintain fruit intensity and freshness with the judicious influence of French oak.
Deep dark cherry red with a bright magenta hue.
Ripe blackberry and blackcurrant fruits are woven together with cedar spice and a touch of vanilla.
Full bodied with a smooth suppleness and persistent finish. Lively fresh berries flavours are well suited to many dishes or as an after work tipple.
Match to chargrilled beef, vegetarian pizza or slow cooked curries.
IWC – UK International Wine Challenge 2016 – Commended
Double Gold Medal – China Wines & Spirits Awards 2015