GSM 2018 – Black Market Deal #35293
- Textured, savoury
- McLaren Vale
This GSM from McLaren Vale is just about as solid as it gets. You’ll know the producer when it arrives at your house. This is from their stable of delicious wines. It’s full of floral notes and spice on the nose, and has the fruit-packed palate that you’d expect from the sun-drenched region. It’s a medium-bodied wine with light tannin and heaps of ripe and juicy berries and plums. Drink alone or with a variety of dishes, as it’s likely to please with or without food.
What is a Black Market deal?
Black Market deals are only made possible if we don’t reveal the maker’s brand on site. The wines are the genuine article – absolutely no cleanskins or fake brands, just dangerously good value. You won’t find out what it is until it hits your doorstep, but you won’t regret it. Just keep it on the down low.
Full price $25.00 from the producer.
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- McLaren Vale
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- Blend Info
- 65% Grenache, 29% Shiraz 6% Mourvedre
- Serving Temp.
McLaren Vale is a region that lives in the shadow of the hype of the Barossa. While it has played on Shiraz as its drawcard, and continues to battle (quite rightly) with the supreme power of the Barossa, perhaps the most exciting wines from this region are its old vine Grenache and Mataro (Mourvedre/Monastrell - whatever you want to call it), and its more recent foray into Spanish and Italian varietals. Both the sun's warmth and the reliable salty afternoon gully breeze make the climate closer to Mediterranean than many other Aussie regions, and some of the Fiano, Vermentino, Tempranillo and Sangiovese from here are sublime (to name only a few). Awareness, proper consideration and sense of place are key attributes to the region's success, and its recent win against urbanisation reinforces the value of the viticultural region.