Wine "Poker Face" Shiraz, 2016
Reviews of purchase "Poker Face" Shiraz, 2016
Wine of deep purple.
The wine has a fruity, balanced taste with soft, smooth tannins and a harmonious finish.
Bright aroma of the wine is filled with fruit and spicy undertones.
Wine is perfect for pizza, pasta with red meat sauces and Italian deli meats (prosciutto, salami, etc.).
Among the wines of Westend Estate wines deserve special attention line "Poker Face", which are at a fairly low price show excellent performance and fully reflect the original style of Australian wines. Poker Face - Card term meaning a straight face, which can be as a bluff, and have on hand a good card. For the consumer, the wine line "Poker Face" - this is a great value for money, the best combination - "full house" without bluff!
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.
Vintage 2013 was awarded a silver medal at the competition "AWC Vienna".
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.