Winery Wirra Wirra - Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot

Winery Wirra Wirra Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot

3.8
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot of Winery Wirra Wirra is a red wine from the region of McLaren Vale of Australie du Sud.
This wine is a blend of 2 varietals which are the Cabernet-Sauvignon and the Merlot.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Wine with oak taste

oak, vanilla

Wine with spices taste

pepper, licorice

Wine with earth taste

leather, earthy

Wine with microbio taste

cheese, cream

Wine with vegetal taste

arugula

Wine with floral taste

violet

On the nose the Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot of Winery Wirra Wirra in the region of Australie du Sud often reveals types of flavors of iron, tree fruit or mint and sometimes also flavors of prune, cinnamon or cheese.

Food and wine pairings with Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot

Pairings that work perfectly with Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot

Original food and wine pairings with Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot

The Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot of Winery Wirra Wirra matches generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of korean bibimbap, rack of lamb with antiboise sauce or rack of lamb with herbs.

Details and technical informations about Winery Wirra Wirra's Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
14.5°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Cabernet-Sauvignon

Cabernet-Sauvignon noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Bordeaux). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small bunches, and small grapes. Cabernet-Sauvignon noir can be found in many vineyards: South-West, Loire Valley, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Armagnac, Rhone Valley, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

Last vintages of this wine

Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2018
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2017
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2016
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2015
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2014
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2013
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot - 2012
In the top 100 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Church Block Cabernet Sauvignon - Shiraz - Merlot from Winery Wirra Wirra are 2004, 2008, 1999, 2010 and 2018.

Informations about the Winery Wirra Wirra

The winery offers 63 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
It is in the top 10 of the best estates in the region
It is located in McLaren Vale in the region of Australie du Sud

The Winery Wirra Wirra is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 44 wines for sale in the of McLaren Vale to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Australie du Sud
In the top 2500 of of Australia wines
In the top 200 of of McLaren Vale wines
In the top 40000 of red wines
In the top 65000 wines of the world

The wine region of McLaren Vale

The wine region of McLaren Vale is located in the region of Fleurieu of Australie du Sud of Australia. We currently count 599 estates and châteaux in the of McLaren Vale, producing 2626 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of McLaren Vale go well with generally quite well with dishes .


The wine region of Australie du Sud

South Australia is one of Australia's six states, located (as the name suggests) in the south of the vast island continent. It's the engine room of the Australian wine industry, responsible for about half of the country's total production each year. But there's more to the region than quantity - countless high-quality wines are produced here, most from the region's signature Grape, Shiraz. These include such fine, collectible wines as Penfolds Grange, Henschke Hill of Grace, Torbreck The Laird and d'Arenberg The Dead Arm.

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