Wine Henschke, "Giles" Lenswood, Pinot Noir, 2013
Reviews of purchase Henschke, "Giles" Lenswood, Pinot Noir, 2013
The wine is dark crimson color with a purple hue.
Rich and deep taste shows shades of red and black fruit, a beautiful structure and velvety tannins long aftertaste.
Sweet, fragrant aroma of wild berries and cherries are combined with hints of spice, musk and flowers.
The wine is recommended with meat dishes, game, cheeses.
Wine "Giles" Lenswood Pinot Noir is made from grapes grown in the village Lensvud, which is just 50 km from the vineyards "Hill of-Grace" and "Mount Ednlstoun." Land in Lensvud located at an altitude of 550 meters above sea level. Stephen and Prue Henschke chose this place for planting new vineyards in 1981, not only due to the fact that there are great views of the ancient capital of the wine, but also due to the excellent climatic conditions: heavy rain at the right time of the year, high humidity and low temperature, due to which persists natural acidity of berries, as well - because a sufficient number of sunny days to fully ripened grapes. Vineyards, which grows Pinot Noir, named in honor of Charles Giles - The first settlers whose descendants since 1864 grown apples here.
Henschke - one of the oldest wineries in South Australia, whose history began in the nineteenth century, when Johann Christian Henschke moved to Australia to escape religious persecution in Germany, and founded his first vineyard in a small town Keyneton. Since then, there were five generations of the family, and each carried a different knowledge, experience and love for winemaking, strengthening the reputation of the estate. Stephen Henschke - representative of the 4th generation family wine - wine made famous "Hill of Grace", to conquer the world of wine. The grapes for the production of this wine is grown on the most expensive and the best plots of land.
The area of vineyards Henschke, located in the Adelaide Hills and in the Eden Valley, is 150 hectares. Adelaide Hills has a very favorable climate for growing grapes: with enough cool spring and hot Australian summer, grapes reach full maturity. Vineyards in Eden Valley are located at an altitude of 400-500 meters above sea level, which helps the grapes to develop bright varietal characteristics. Henschke Winery pays special attention to the production of red wines, which provided the company respect and a high reputation among winemakers. Wine House Henschke produces deep, incredibly fruity, full-bodied wine that can surprise even the most experienced palates.