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2017 The Great 8

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Colour: Medium Ruby

Nose:   Ripe mulberries, licorice and spice

Palate: A full, generous and round palate delights the senses with fine oak tannins to finish

Drink:   Now -2023

Residual Sugar: <0.5g per bottle

During the 2017 Vintage, the family picked estate grown grapes from 8 different varieties to make a blend that signifies what the Swan Valley is all about. This is an extremely approachable wine as a youngster and will reward medium term cellaring. This blend consists of the following varieties: Tempranillo 28%, Mataro 17.8%, Tannat 16.5%, Shiraz 12.1%, Bastardo 11.5%, Cabernet Franc 4.7%, Malbec 4.7% & Durif 4.7%.