big stauros

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Name:

Stauros

Vintage:

2008 BAROSSA VALLEY

Variety:

Mourvedre

Background:

Stauros is a Mourvedre made from a unique old vine single vineyard and released only in years of exemplary quality. The vineyard site, in the northern Barossa Valley, is set on ancient soils that have been home to naturally occurring, but rare, stone crosses known as Staurolite. This mineral takes its name from the Greek word stauros, referring to cross.

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Region:   Barossa Valley


Blend:   100% Mourvedre


Yield:   0.8 t/acre


pH:   3.49


TA:   6.7 g/l


Alcohol:   14.5%


Maturation:   20 months 900L French oak barrel


Cellaring:   Built to last - optimum year 2022


Tasting Notes:

Deep Ruby and garnet in colour displaying an alluring bouquet of dark cherry and spicy plum notes. Brooding dark cherry and cassis spice underpin the palate which is soft and refined but with a core strength and rigidity running the entire length.


Vineyard | Region:

Barossa Valley 80+ year-old vineyard / Moppa sub- region


Harvest Date:   24th March 2008


 Production: 100 dozen


 


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