Penfolds “St. Henri” Shiraz 2018

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Shiraz | Australia | New World | Red Wine | Penfolds | 2018 | 0,75 L | 14,5 %
About
Penfolds "St. Henri" Shiraz 2018 is a dry red wine, crafted predominantly from Shiraz grapes with a small addition of Cabernet Sauvignon, sourced from multiple premier wine regions in South Australia. Known for its traditional winemaking approach, "St. Henri" is unique among Australian Shiraz wines as it is matured in large, seasoned oak vats rather than new oak, allowing the pure fruit character to shine. The 2018 vintage is celebrated for its rich, elegant profile and excellent aging potential, embodying Penfolds' commitment to quality and craftsmanship.
Tasting notes

Penfolds “St. Henri” Shiraz 2018 reveal a complex bouquet of dark berries, plum, and blackcurrant, intertwined with notes of spice, licorice, and subtle earthy undertones. On the palate, it offers a full-bodied texture with fine, well-integrated tannins and balanced acidity, featuring flavors of ripe black fruits, dark chocolate, and a hint of pepper, leading to a long, velvety finish. This Shiraz is noted for its depth, elegance, and the harmonious interplay of fruit and savory elements.

Pairing

Penfolds “St. Henri” Shiraz pairs beautifully with robust dishes such as slow-cooked lamb shanks, beef brisket, or venison, where its structure and flavors complement the rich, savory notes of the meat. It also pairs well with mature cheeses and dark chocolate desserts, providing a luxurious and satisfying dining experience.

3 in stock

120.00 

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