Sale!

Obsidian Syrah 2015

Obsidian Syrah 2015

$36.00 $32.40 NZDPer Bottle

Save $3.60

A very dark purple with vibrant crimson hues with intense aromas of black fruits and spice with complex savoury undertones. Medium to full bodied with densely packed flavours of black fruits, plums and spice. Drink now or suitable for cellaring up to 7 years.

  • 2015
  • Waiheke Island
  • Obsidian
Case sizes are sold in multiples of 6 x bottles
Categories: ,

Description

Settled warm weather patterns throughout spring provided optimal owering conditions and resulted in an even and abundant fruit set across all varieties. December and January recorded slightly cooler than usu- al temperatures with about average rainfall allowing strong canopy growth. Cyclone Lusi was a feature of March bringing a brief period of high winds, but fortunately very little rain. Both February and March were warm and dry allowing good ripening and avour development.

The grapes were de-stemmed and partially crushed. Fermentation took place with selected yeast strains in open top fermenters, with twice daily plunging. After a period of post fermentation maceration, the wine was pressed and transferred to oak for malolactic fermentation. The wine was racked three times for clarification prior to a light egg white fining before bottling.

Alcohol  14%
TA  5.8 g/L
pH  3.70

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Obsidian Syrah 2015”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Post comment

Shipping

Local wine orders are ship within 24 hours of receiving your order. Regular transit time is 3 to 5 working days to metropolitan addresses, and 5-10 days for rural deliveries.

For more information and local shipping rates on New Zealand nationwide wine delivery please proceed to Delivery in New Zealand.

For information on overseas shipping please proceed to Worldwide Wine Delivery.

Please Note: To purchase wine from www.winesofnz.com you and the recipient of the wine MUST be 18 years or older. Please view our Terms and Conditions.