TorbreckWoodcutters Shiraz 2020Product code: 11575
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The Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz is a distinctive full-bodied red wine, originating from the Barossa Valley of Australia. Its dark fruit flavours, married with a plush, velvety texture, create a smooth, palatable experience for wine enthusiasts. The bouquet is laced with aromas of blackberry, plum, and inviting spices, touching upon the region's rich heritage. There's a welcoming hint of oak imbuing a tasteful complexity. It boasts a robust and warming finish, an ode to its unique ripe fruitiness. This is a wine that lingers, ensuring every sip is a memorable delight. It truly encapsulates Torbreck's commitment to crafting superior Shiraz wines.
Full of freshness and bright youthful fruits, the 2019 vintage brings an opulence and class to the wines. Aromatic plum and raspberries with freshness and balance, the wine has a round central core of red fruit that gives way to a complex mid-palate full of cassis, dark cherry, spice and vanilla. While offering immense pleasure in its youth, the 2018 Woodcutter’s - Shiraz will certainly develop into an impressive wine with a few more years in the cellar. A fantastic introduction to the Torbreck range.
About the Winery
Established in 1994, Torbreck Vintners is esteemed amongst the world's leading wineries. Nestled in the fabulous Barossa Valley, Australia’s preeminent wine region, this iconic winery crafts some of the country's finest wines.
Torbreck’s founder, David Powell, brings a deep commitment to his craft and a passion for Old World winemaking traditions. Utilising dry-grown, old and ancient vineyards with a bounty of gnarled vines dating back to the 19th century, Torbreck's philosophy is underpinned by minimal intervention, allowing each wine's unique character to shine.
One cannot discuss Torbreck without mentioning their flagship wine, The RunRig. This Shiraz-based beauty is internationally acclaimed for its rich concentration, complexity and remarkable balance. In addition, the winery also produces an array of other stellar wines such as The Steading, The Struie, and The Pict; each reflecting the power and purity of Barossa terroir.
Visitors to the winery are in for a captivating experience. Torbreck’s welcoming cellar door staff conduct daily tastings, allowing guests to sample the extraordinary liquid treasures that lie within every bottle. Luxury tasting options are also on offer for discerning wine lovers wishing to indulge in Torbreck's most prestigious labels. With a picturesque backdrop of Barossa’s rolling hills; a visit to Torbreck is a sensory delight.
Advocating for sustainable viticulture, they're committed to maintaining vineyard health and longevity, to ensure the production of pristine, high-quality fruit. This ethos, coupled with their meticulous attention to detail in the winemaking process, culminates in the creation of memorable wines that captivate the palate and spark joy.
In conclusion, Torbreck Vintners is not just a winery, it's a testament to Australia’s rich winemaking heritage, Offering an extraordinary portfolio of wines that echo the heart and soul of the Barossa Valley. Easy to see why they have garnered worldwide acclaim and continue to enchant wine connoisseurs from every corner of the globe.