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Kay Brothers Shiraz Amery Vineyards Block 6 750ml 2010
Sku: 1802261*
Kay Brothers was founded in 1890 by brothers Herbert and Frederick Kay and is the oldest McLaren Vale winery still owned and managed by descendents of the founding family. The estate is lo ...more
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Country: Australia
Region: South Australia
Sub-Region: Fleurieu
Appellation: McLaren Vale
Grape Varietal: Syrah
Type: Still wine
Reg. 131.99
On Sale $109.99
Buy Kay Brothers Shiraz Amery Vineyards Block 6
Wine Advocate 95 points - Deep garnet-purple in color, the 2010 Block 6 Shiraz is still a bit closed and youthful displaying aromas of blackberries, cassis, wild blueberries and licorice accented by lovely floral and aniseed notes. Very taut, rich and concentrated with firm, grainy tannins and crisp acid, it is quite muscular and backwards at the moment – it is a beast that needs time. Drink it now to 2026+. (Feb 2014)

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Kay Brothers was founded in 1890 by brothers Herbert and Frederick Kay and is the oldest McLaren Vale winery still owned and managed by descendents of the founding family. The estate is located 24 miles south of Adelaide and borders St. Vincent’s Gulf. The 54 acre estate is planted to Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Grenache, Mataro and Muscat Blanc. Remarkably, the Shiraz vines planted in 1892 in Block 6 are still productive and solely used for its namesake wine. Colin Kay is a third generation vigneron and continues to use traditional methods to make wines in the “house style”. These full-bodied wines are made using open-top fermentors and an 80 year old basket press. Wines age for a minimum of 18 months in small American and Eastern European oak casks. The Block 6 Shiraz and Hillside Shiraz spend up to 30 months maturing in a combination of American, Eastern European and French oak barrels.
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