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Our Limited Release Commemorative Blend Shiraz Cabernet Malbec 2013
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Vintage
2013

Our Limited Release Commemorative Blend Shiraz Cabernet Malbec 2013

A commemoration of the original Jacob's Creek 1973 vintage blend....
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SKU: +003788-13
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$390.00
/ Case of 6
 
This wine has been made to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the original Jacob's Creek 1973 vintage blend of the same varieties.
Parcels of premium Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec were sourced from individual vineyards and blended to craft this full bodied and definitive wine. Bursting with complex fruits and classic Barossa spices this wine can be enjoyed now or cellared well into the future.
 
OVERVIEW
A powerful, full-bodied Barossa wine showcasing premium fruit and a wonderful depth of flavour. Will reward careful cellaring.
 
COLOUR
Vibrant deep ruby red
 
AROMA
The nose offers savoury spice and cedar with lovely notes of ripe plums and blackberry.
 
TASTE
Intense flavours of fresh dark berry fruit are enhanced by crisp, crunchy acid and full dense tannins. 
 
ENJOY WITH
Richly flavoured dishes such as Boeuf Bourguignon or Cassoulet
 
IDEAL DRINKING WINDOW
2018-2033
 
GRAPE VARIETIES
Shiraz 60%
Cabernet Sauvignon 29%
Malbec 11 %
 
VINEYARDS
Shiraz was sourced from Stonewell and Greenock sub-region, Greenock area also providing Cabernet.
 
VINTAGE CONDITIONS
One of the driest, earliest and quickest vintages in memory. Fruit quality was high, producing wines of exceptional colour and tannin depth.
 
WINEMAKING
Extended time on skins in static and open fermenters at 20-28C. Gentle pump overs to extract all flavour, colour and tannins. 23 months in selected American and French oak.