Nose: Beautiful floral nuances on the nose, along with red berries, black forest and white pepper aromas.
Palate: Intense flavours of blackberries, red licorice, Christmas cake and spice with smooth, silky tannins and a lingering finish.
Food Pairing: Lamb meatballs & couscous.
Cellaring: 1-3 Years
Notes: A stunning value for money Syrah from the Hawkes Bay, showcasing the classic Ash Ridge touch of fresh fruit and soft tannins. Hand harvested and gently destemmed into opentop fermenters with a high proportion of whole berries.
Body: Medium - Full Bodied
Oak Type: French Oak
Region: Hawkes Bay
Country: New Zealand