Wine Giaconda, "Warner" Shiraz, 2010
Reviews of purchase Giaconda, "Warner" Shiraz, 2010
Wine brilliant, deep garnet color.
Extensive, multifaceted wine has a beautifully balanced, full-bodied flavor with smoked notes, hints of violets and a long aftertaste.
In the deep flavor of wine contains notes of smoked, graphite, forest berries, black currants.
The wine is recommended to serve dishes of lamb or veal, grilled.
The first vintage of wine Giaconda, Warner Shiraz appeared in 1993 and immediately gained instant recognition. Wine critics called this wine is among the best Shiraz in Australia. Shiraz vines grow on granite soil of the vineyard "Warner", located adjacent to the vineyard "La Gioconda."
Djakonda winery founded by Rick Kintsbryunner - a mechanical engineer by profession, who showed interest in wine in the early 70s and has traveled to wine regions to acquire knowledge and experience in viticulture and winemaking. After completing his studies at the University of Davis in California, he worked in the most prestigious winemakers in the Napa and Sonoma valleys. In Europe, he trained at the company Moueix - co-owner of the legendary Chateau Petrus. On his return to Australia, Rick began his career as an assistant winemaker in the company "Brown Brothers Milawa". In 1982 he bought land near the historic vineyard Everton Hills, where planted their first vines of Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Pinot Noir. The total area of vineyards is 3 hectares, which recently added another 3 hectares.
Now Rick Kintsbrunner is one of the most influential winemakers in Australia. His wines premium draw inspiration from the classic tradition of French winemaking. "Chardonnay" from the company Djakonda - standard, which are equal to other winemakers green continent. Rick Kintsbrunner known for his serious and passionate attitude to wine production, and there is variety, from which he could not do anything special.