Blend:A blend of 70% Grenache and 30% Shiraz with the Grenache component coming from 80+ year old vines.
Winemaking:Maturation took place in second use American oak hogsheads for a period of 9 months.
Appearance:Opaque black purple colour with a dark purple hue.
on the Nose: aromas of black raspberries and liquorice followed by some confectionary, subtle earth and spice.
on the Palate: boasts explosive richness along with opulent flavours of black raspberries, liquorice and confectionary swamping the front palate over a background of earth and a spicy peppered finish. Plush, fleshy texture with solid very fine grained tannins taking on a velvety appearance. Outstanding depth with a long sumptuous aftertaste of black raspberry, plum, liquorice, confectionary and spicy pepper.
Bottle Size: 750ml
Closure: Screw Cap
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2012 Five Geese The Gander's Blend Old Vine Grenache Shiraz