The Hay Shed Hill White Label wines highlight less well known varieties. Varieties from the old world finding a new expression of character in the new world.
COLOUR: Medium density red hues.
NOSE: Savoury elements typical of this variety with some spicy meaty characters in a bouquet of great complexity.
PALATE: A dry earthy palate with savoury flavours and a dry richly textured finish. Medium weight this wine typifies the southern European styles of wine with the emphasis on the textural components rather than overt fruitiness. The fruit expression is more reminiscent of spices and herbs rather than the berry and plum components of most traditional Australian red wines.
Growing Region: Margaret River
Variety: Grenache 100%
Alcohol: 14.0% Alc Vol.
Block 1 consists of some of the oldest Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc grapes in Margaret River. On a steep gravelly slope these old dry-grown vines produce a very small crop...
Planted in 1975 to Gin Gin (Mendoza) clone Chardonnay, Block 6 has a steep south-facing aspect thereby reducing the sunlight interception by the vines and creating a cool micro climate...