Wine Aberfeldy Shiraz, Tim Adams 2003
Wine saturated purple-red color.
A full-bodied wine with balanced aroma of dark berries. Nice long finish with the scent of sweet fruit and oak tones.
Wine with the aroma of cherries, plums, dark berries, coffee and chocolate with hints of clove, cinnamon and vanilla ..
Wine is well served with meat dishes, game and cheese.
The most famous Australian auction house Langton's included Tim Adams The Aberfeldy Shiraz in the list of wines that need to be addressed.
2001: Jeremy Oliver - 95 points; The Wine Front - 94 points
2002: Langton's - 92 points
1999: Jeremy Oliver - 95 points
1996: Jeremy Oliver - 94 points
1994: Langton's - 87 points
1991: Jeremy Oliver - 94 points
1998: Langton's - 88 points, Jeremy Oliver - 97 points
2005: Decanter World Wine Awards 2008 - Silver medal in the list of Ozzy Clark's "250 best wines. The buying guide for 2009" Aberfeldy Shiraz 2005 entered the top 40 wines and took 20th place
2006: IWC 2009 - Silver Medal
Tim Adams The Aberfeldy Shiraz is made from a century vine growing on a unique in its composition vineyard Aberfeldy (loose red loamy soil placed over a layer of limestone), which is located at the most eastern hills Valley Clare Valley, five kilometers from the town of Clare. The vineyard was founded in 1904, many of the first vines still exist, and the dead vines were replaced with the same clones. Yields in this vineyard does not rise above 1.5 tons per acre, which allows to obtain grapes with intense color, flavor and tannins.
Grapes are crushed and fermented to "dry" with the skins for three weeks, and then it is drained. Aberfeldy Shiraz matured in oak barrels for 24 months, the US, then it is mixed, purified, filtered and bottled. The wine is sealed with a plug Stelvin Lux, which ensures its freshness and authenticity.
TimAdams Aberfeldy Shiraz has an elegant fruit flavors interwoven with oak, balanced tannins and acidity, has great potential for storage and adequately take its place in the collection of true connoisseurs of wine.