Winery Brokenwood - Harlequin Shiraz

Winery Brokenwood Harlequin Shiraz

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Harlequin Shiraz of Winery Brokenwood is a red wine from the region of Hunter Valley in Nouvelle-Galles du Sud.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).

Taste structure of the Harlequin Shiraz from the Winery Brokenwood

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Harlequin Shiraz of Winery Brokenwood in the region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.

Details and technical informations about Winery Brokenwood's Harlequin Shiraz.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
13.5°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Humagne rouge

It is a variety of Valle d'Aosta origin and, like Arvine, it is also found in Italy. In the past, it was cultivated in Savoy and registered in the official catalogue of wine grape varieties, list B, under the name of red humagne, but it is not related to white humagne. According to recent genetic analyses, the Swiss variety Cornalin du Valais is its father and Rèze its grandmother. It is also the grandson of the petit rouge d' Aoste.

Informations about the Winery Brokenwood

The winery offers 101 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
It is in the top 100 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Hunter Valley in the region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud

The Winery Brokenwood is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 76 wines for sale in the of Hunter Valley to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Nouvelle-Galles du Sud
In the top 60000 of of Australia wines
In the top 4000 of of Hunter Valley wines
In the top 600000 of red wines
In the top 1500000 wines of the world

The wine region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud

The New South Wales wine appellation is made up of 16 different regions and covers approximately 810,000 square kilometres (312,000 square miles). This is the Size of the state of New South Wales, one of the six that make up the federal Commonwealth of Australia. Although it is one of the smallest Australian states geographically, it has been the most populous since the first European settlements in the 18th century. The South East Australia GI area is the largest in Australia and can include any wine produced in New South Wales as well as Victoria, Tasmania and Parts of South Australia.


The wine region of Hunter Valley

The Australia/nouvelle-galles sud/hunter-valley/hunter">Hunter Valley is unquestionably the best known and most highly prized wine region in New South Wales. Its most famous wine style is its distinctive Dry Semillon, while Shiraz, is also long-established. It is also regarded as a pioneer of Australian Chardonnay. Hunter Valley Semillon Semillon was first planted here in the 1830s.

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The word of the wine: Paille (wine of)

A sweet wine obtained by passerillage after harvesting bunches of grapes placed on racks or hung in well-ventilated premises.

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