-20%

James Haselgrove 2014 Futures Shiraz (6 bottles)

translation missing: en.products.product.regular_price $288.00 $360.00

Available: In stock
Quantity

The Futures Shiraz was first made in 1984 as a rich, full bodied Shiraz wine style that is very suitable for cellaring yet maintains drinkability. This 2014 wine is the 25th release after maturation in French & American oak, a small proportion of which are new. 

This wine has lovely medium to long term potential which will augment the savoury fruit characters expressed by this terroir in McLaren Vale. 

Colour: Dark purple & magenta with an opaque hue.

Nose: Blueberry & Mulberry fruit with cedary oak. Hints of licorice, cola with a distinct black pepper note. A little lifted by alcohol but this will settle as fruit characters become stronger. 

Palate: Full bodied  dark fruit notes with stony minerality and warm peppery finish. Crisp acidity with even tannin and persistence on the palate. 

Potential: This vintage has medium to long term potential for aging (8-15 years). Sealed under DIAM cork. Ideally decant on opening and allow to breathe for a hour or two. 

Vintage: Despite a heatwave during the early part of harvest, this wine after some hang time developed strong  and distinctive ‘terroir’. 

 

Delivery exclusion: NT, Dry Zones & International

Shipping: 

Delivery exclusion: NT, Dry Zones & International

$5 coupon here

Sign up for The Gourmet news for your

$5 coupon!*

Get updated on news and deals.

*To use this coupon you must be 18 years or older. This coupon cannot be used in conjunction with any other coupons and cannot be used to purchase gift cards. This coupon is for first time members only, with a limit of one coupon per person. Please check our website for excluded areas.

Spin to win Spinner icon