The Lodge Hill Shiraz, on the Clare Valley’s eastern ranges, has soils of rich, chocolaty loam over almost vertical sheets of rock. The cracks between the rock have filled with soil, providing passage for the vine roots and free drainage – the ideal environment for low yielding Shiraz vines.
Grape Variety: Shiraz
Region: Clare Valley, Australia
Appearance: This wine is a deep red with a bright magenta hue.
On the nose: Vibrant aromatics of purple fruited compote, spice and purple florals on the nose.
On the palate: The palate is dominated by dark fruits and brambles, spice and a hint of warming oak, with a seamless flow and integrated tannin.
Finish: Juicy dark fruit flavours persist through the finish, with a hint of violet to close.