2016 Ella Semmler’s Orchard Shiraz
|Status||Certified Organic with Australian Certified Organic|
919 Wines is a small family company, based in Glossop, South Australia, approximately 3 hours from Adelaide. The company was founded in 1999, with the first vineyard established in 2002, and the first vintage in 2004. The vineyards and wines are certified organic, in keeping with their philosophy of living sustainably within the environment. 919 wines are grown organically using sustainable farming, low yielding techniques and minimal water application. They place great emphasis on improving soil quality and biodiversity in the vineyard, from bird and animal life to insects, plants and microorganisms. Grape varieties grown are well suited to the warmer climate and specialise non-traditional varieties, such as Vermentino, Petit Manseng, Durif, Tempranillo and Touriga Nacional.
|Wine||This organic wine comes from the Ella Semmler's Vineyard in Loxton. It has fresh ripe berry, spice and plum flavours and a soft silky finish. Easy drinking, quaffer that will drink well either slightly chilled or at room temperature, and complements sweeter red meats and berry desserts.|
|Tasting Note||Plum - Spice - Juicy|