2017 SILKMAN RESERVE HUNTER VALLEY SHIRAZ
RRP $50 / 2047
A high quality shiraz from a very good shiraz vintage, benefitting further from maximum fruit sorting. It abounds with plum and blackberry fruits, the oak skilfully integrated, the tannins typically soft in best Hunter style. This is a single-vineyard wine showcasing a modern Hunter Valley style of shiraz. It has a fresh primary fruit-driven palate, showing layers of blue fruit, well-integrated French oak and ripe velvety tannins. Minimal handling in the winery allows the elegance of the fruit to be the champion of this wine.