Head Red Shiraz 2018 (JH 96) "Best of the Best by Variety 2021"

  • 3 Units in Stock
SG$40.00
Quantity :

"There's a lot happening here, all of it good. 80% is sourced from the Eden Valley, 20% the Barossa Valley, co-fermented on skins for 14 days, matured in French oak (10% new), the barrel size ranging from 225l to 2250l. There's a poultice of red and black fruits and ribbons of fine, ripe tannins. You can't deny a wine like this." James Halliday Wine Companion Aug 2020, 96/100

"Best of the Best by Variety 2021"

HEAD RED is a barrel cull from Barossa vineyards including 'The Blonde', 'The
Brunette' and ‘The Contrarian’ single vineyard wines. It allows a pre-view of the
vintage quality to come and keeps the quality of the Single vineyard wines as high as
possible. The wine always receives 12 months barrel age in a new French foudre
(2250L) with predominantly older French hogsheads for the balance, allowing the
vintage and terroir to show clearly. It’s also a chance for me to play with the old
adage, ;The whole is greater than the sum of its part. Certainly the best value and
most traditional wine style of the portfolio. Bottled unfined and unfiltered under
stelvin capsule.

My Cart  [more]

Your cart is empty.

Connect with  [more]