Winery Wirra Wirra - McLaren Vale Shiraz

Winery Wirra Wirra McLaren Vale Shiraz

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The McLaren Vale Shiraz of Winery Wirra Wirra is a red wine from the region of McLaren Vale in Australie 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).
The McLaren Vale Shiraz of the Winery Wirra Wirra is in the top 90 of wines of McLaren Vale.

Taste structure of the McLaren Vale Shiraz from the Winery Wirra Wirra

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the McLaren Vale Shiraz of Winery Wirra Wirra in the region of Australie du Sud is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the McLaren Vale Shiraz of Winery Wirra Wirra in the region of Australie du Sud often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of vegetal, oak or spices.

Details and technical informations about Winery Wirra Wirra's McLaren Vale Shiraz.

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

Discover the grape variety: Corvina

Its precise origin is unknown, it has been cultivated for a very long time in northern Italy. It can be found in Switzerland, Australia, Argentina, ... in France it is almost unknown. It should not be confused with the Corvinone, another Italian grape variety. It should be noted that the Corvina is related to the Rondinella and the Refosco dal Peduncolo rosso.

Last vintages of this wine

McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2019
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2018
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2017
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2016
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2015
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2014
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
McLaren Vale Shiraz - 2013
In the top 90 of of McLaren Vale wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of McLaren Vale Shiraz from Winery Wirra Wirra are 2010, 2002, 2011, 2008 and 2007.

Informations about the Winery Wirra Wirra

The winery offers 67 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
It is in the top 5 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 1500 of of Australia wines
In the top 95 of of McLaren Vale wines
In the top 25000 of red wines
In the top 35000 wines of the world

The wine region of McLaren Vale

The wine region du McLaren Vale is located in the region of Fleurieu in Australie du Sud in Australia. In the mouth of McLaren Vale is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 579 estates and châteaux in the of McLaren Vale, producing 2266 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of McLaren Vale go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or spicy food.


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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The word of the wine: White Grenache

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