Wine "Poker Face" Shiraz, 2012
Reviews of purchase "Poker Face" Shiraz, 2012
Wine ruby color with purple reflections.
The taste of wine is soft and balanced, with velvety texture and smooth tannins. The finish is long.
The wine has a fruity aroma with notes of blackberry, black currant, plum and spicy nuances.
Wine is perfect for pizza, pasta with red meat sauces and dishes with Italian meat delicacies (Parma ham, salami, etc.).
One wine collection - elegant "Poker Face" Shiraz. For the production of this wine is used best Shiraz, who are so proud of in Australia, because it is thanks to him that Australian wines have gained wide popularity throughout the world. Few people know that the ancestor of Shiraz is a French Syrah grape, but for 200 years in the sunny climes of Australia he gained a completely different aroma and flavor characteristics, and later changed his name itself. Today Australian Shiraz wines can be distinguished by a soft, velvety taste, filled with fascinating tones of wild berries, spices and chocolate.
Westend Estate Company traces its history to 1927, as it was this year emigrated from Italy, Francesco and Elizabeth Calabria purchased a small plot of land in New South Wales. Based in the western part of the town of Griffith, they built a small winery, which is due to the high quality wines quickly became famous all over the south-east coast of Australia. Originally the name of the winery sounded like Calabria Wines, but in 1974 it was renamed the Westend Estate Wines. Today the company operates son Francesco and Elizabeth - Bill Calabria, which modified the production and significantly expanded the range of wines, bringing them to a higher level of quality. It was under him, since 2000, the wine Westend were awarded more than 30 top awards at the most prestigious Australian and international competitions.