The Hay Shed Hill ‘Morrison’s Gift’ is named after the founders of Hay Shed Hill Wines; Liz and Barry Morrison who planted the grape varieties made famous in Bordeaux; Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec and Cabernet Franc.
We thank them for the gift of these fully mature plantings on this wonderful vineyard site that allow us to make wines like the 2014 Hay Shed Hill Morrison’s Gift’.
COLOUR: Deep crimson red of good intensity and vibrant hue.
NOSE: Classic Margaret River cabernet berry aromas.
PALATE: In keeping with the tradition of great Bordeaux blends this wine is medium bodied with the emphasis placed on textural complexity and elegance rather than brute strength and depth of fruit.
Growing Region: Margaret River Alc Vol: 14.0%
Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon 40%, Merlot 20%, Petit Verdot 20%, Malbec 10%, Cabernet Franc 10%
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