Zephyrus 2014

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Zephyrus - PRE-RELEASE


The 2016 ZEPHYRUS is due for release early December, 2017. To reserve your pre-release wine please e-mail bianca@sonsofeden.com




97pts James Halliday

93pts Wine Front

This time honoured blend is our offering to Zephyrus, Greek God of the West Wind, who is often depicted as a horse due to the speed attributed to this majestic animal. Situated on a plateau on the North-Western edge of the Barossa Valley, the vineyard from where the Shiraz grapes are grown is regularly buffeted by cooling Westerly winds.

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Region:   Barossa

 Blend:   100% Shiraz

Yield:   1.2 t/acre - 2.25 t/acre

pH:   3.76

TA:   6.0 g/l

Alcohol:   14.5%


Matured for 18 months in new and seasoned oak hogsheads

Cellaring:   Optimum year 2023

Tasting Notes:  

Deep in colour with a rich and lifted bouquet of wild berry fruits complimented with dried herb nuances. On the palate layers of ripe red fruits and wild berry characters marry seamlessly with subtle dried herb and spicy notes. Silky tannins persist the length of the palate.

This wine is a blend of individual Shiraz parcels from unique sites throughout the Barossa. The blend of cooler climate Eden Valley Shiraz (39%) and warmer climate Barossa Valley Shiraz (61%) combine beautifully to enhance the palate structure and aromatics.

Vineyard | Region

Shiraz 18 year-old vines | Seppeltsfield sub-region, Barossa Valley

Shiraz 60+ year-old vines | Ebenezer sub-region, Barossa Valley

Shiraz 57 year-old vines | Light Pass sub-region, Barossa Valley

Shiraz 20 year-old vines | Moppa sub-region, Barossa Valley

Shiraz 21 year-old vines | Moculta sub-region, Eden Valley

Shiraz 50+ year-old vines | Flaxman Valley sub-region, Eden Valley

Shiraz 60+ year-old vines | Angaston sub-region, Eden Valley

Shiraz 20 year-old vines | Keyneton sub-region, Eden Valley 

Harvest Date:  

27th February - 9th April 2014

Production: 1000 dozen


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