Wine Torbreck, "Factor", Barossa Valley, 2014
Reviews of purchase Torbreck, "Factor", Barossa Valley, 2014
Wine inky purple color.
Energetic, concentrated wine with notes of dark fruit liqueur, which are complemented on the palate hints of candied flowers, cloves, licorice and black pepper.
This wine is combined in itself an excellent kaleidoscope of flavors - cherry compote notes, cake with candied fruit and nuts, Asian spices and mineral shades that complement the aroma of apricot pits.
The wine is recommended to serve with meat, game - pheasant or wild duck, ripe cheese.
Old vines grapes in the Barossa Valley Shiraz give a truly amazing harvest. Wine "Factor" shows the concentration of fruit and flavors that can be obtained from this grape. Complex and rich, this magnificent wine to be stored in the cellar for many years, during which slowly and gradually reveals its rich potential. Reputation Barossa Valley as outstanding in the production of red wines of Australia, is based precisely on such great wines as "Factor".
The history of wine-making company "Torbrek" based David Powell, started in 1994. A few years before that, David began searching for land in the Barossa Valley and bought vineyards with old vines, which began to revivify. He revived the almost dead vines and gathered a small crop of excellent grapes. Powell initially produced wine for their own consumption, and only in 1997 started to produce wines under the brand name "Torbrek." The company is named after the Scottish forest where David Powell has worked long time woodcutter. Thanks to the experience of experts "Torbrek" and high quality wine grapes produced very quickly earned the recognition of professionals. Over time, the company continued to expand in 2002 was bought by a huge area of the historic Hillside farm, located in a very picturesque place, which has become another source of high-quality grapes. More recently, a new winery was built and a new administrative building.
David Powell has always believed in the value of traditional techniques of wine production and rich winemaking heritage of the Barossa Valley. Basically the company "Torbrek" produces red wines, for which use the most common to the Barossa Valley grape varieties such as Grenache, Shiraz and Mourvedre. But lately, there are also produced white wines made from Marsanne, Viognier and Rusal. The company "Torbreck" creates wonderful examples of wines that are valued by experts around the world.