Wine Henschke, "Hill of Grace", 2002
Reviews of purchase Henschke, "Hill of Grace", 2002
Wine rich crimson color.
Taste wine - juicy, thick, concentrated, fruity, with excellent balance, velvety tannins and a very long finish.
The rich aroma of the wine is filled with tones of plum, blackberry, blueberry and licorice, light shades of resin, exotic spices, chocolate, cedar and mint.
Wine harmonizes perfectly with red meat, venison and cheeses.
Despite difficult weather conditions, the harvest in 2002 is one of the exceptional harvests and vintage 2002 - the wine with great aging potential of more than 20 years.
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.
Henschke area of vineyards 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.