Wine "Koonunga Hill" Shiraz Cabernet, 2008

SKU:w15089
977 rub.
Available 924 rub.
Ratings and Awards
WS 86
RP 86
JH 89
ST 88
W&S 86
WE 85
JR 16
WA 86
52 ratings for other vintages
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Tasting Notes

Color

Wine bright crimson color.

Taste

The wine has a fleshy, balanced flavor - persistent, with good structure, deep tones of plum and red fruit, fine tannins and hints of chocolate in the finish.

Aroma

Fragrant aroma of the wine freshness and charming combination of shades pudding and red berries (raspberry and strawberry), for which felt the subtle nuances of candied fruit, sorbet, and bog oak.

Gastronomy

Wine will be perfect pair gnocchi with beef stew, eggplant parmesan, Moroccan pie with lamb, blends perfectly with the rich Mediterranean dishes based on tomatoes.

Interesting Facts

The line "Koonunga Hill" is named after one of the company's Penfolds vineyards, located in the Barossa Valley. Wines of this line fully reflect affordable and very decent wine style and philosophy Penfolds on which winemakers choose the best sites with berries and produce consistently high-quality wines each vintage. Beginning with the first issue of "Koonunga Hill" (Shiraz Cabernet) in 1976, the popularity and reputation of the brand is growing steadily.

Wine "Koonung Hill" Shiraz Cabernet is created from premium grapes from vineyards in South Australia, including McLaren Vale, Barossa and the Limestone Coast. Blend of wines made in the traditional Australian style: Shiraz gives the wine a fleshy fruit flavor, while the Cabernet Sauvignon provides a fine-grained tannins and balanced structure. After fermentation, the majority of the wine matured for 12 months in American and French oak barrels, and a smaller component was kept in stainless steel tanks to preserve the fruitiness in the spotlight. Staying true to its roots and style, "Koonunga Hill" Shiraz Cabernet shows steady progress from vintage to vintage. Increasing the aroma and richness of fruit, smoothness and depth of this wine develops outstanding storability in the medium term. Thus, the 2008 vintage will be developed until 2015. In 2002, the wine "Koonunga Hill" Shiraz Cabernet was included in "Top 50 New World Wines" by Decanter.

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