Shi­raz earns near-per­fect score in top 100

Great Southern Herald - - News -

A shi­raz from the Great South­ern re­gion has been voted the sec­ond-best red in Aus­tralia by WA’s lead­ing wine ex­pert.

The West Aus­tralian wine editor Ray Jor­dan’s top 100 reds had Fran­k­land Es­tate’s Iso­la­tion Ridge Shi­raz 2014 judged run­nerup in the best wines cat­e­gory with a score of 96/100 in The West’s an­nual top 100 red wines list.

This year’s tast­ing was the big­gest yet, with nearly 650 wines en­tered from winer­ies across Aus­tralia.

Fran­k­land Es­tate wine­maker Brian Kent said the win­ery was thrilled with the re­sult.

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