Wine Wirra Wirra Scrubby Rise Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon Petit Verdot 2009. Fleurieu Peninsula, McLaren Vale. Pungent primary red fruits, stewed Satsuma plums and spicy notes are complemented by subtle sweet oak lift and hints of chocolate and mocha. Vintage: 2009 Region: McLaren Vale (60%) Fleurieu Peninsula (40%) Shiraz (47%), Cabernet Sauvignon (39%), Petit Verdot (14%). Colour: Brilliant deep crimson hue, with vibrant purple edge. Bouquet: Pungent primary red fruits, stewed Satsuma plums and spicy notes are complemented by subtle sweet oak lift and hints of chocolate and mocha. Palate: Soft fleshy primary fruits of plums and ripe blackcurrants, with creamy textural palate supported by soft silky tannin structure. Drink: Now to 5 years. Food Match: Marinated fresh sardines, with sourdough toast and olive tapenade. Vineyards: Wirra Wirra sources fruit from a combination of owned vineyards and premium McLaren Vale growers. The blend of individual vineyard and sub-regional characteristics is the key to the resulting style. Oak Maturation: Judicious use of French and American oak ensured that each individual wine batch achieved optimal sensory balance prior to blending. Technical Details: pH 3.49 TA 6.6g/L ALC 14.5% Winemakers: Paul Smith & Paul Carpenter
McLaren Vale, South Australia
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