Heirloom Vineyards Touriga 2020

Heirloom founded by the talented Elena and Zar Brooks, now with Rosie Signer helping for the winemaking.

Heirloom Vineyards, Touriga, McLaren Vale, 2020


Near opaque deep garnet with a bruise purple rim. Spiced, soaking plums, blackberry, crushed bay leaf, liqueur raspberry, milk choc with deep base aromas of turned dark earth, tyre rubber and fresh tar. Maintains a tight body despite the overt aromatics with dark juicy, jubey fruit. Plenty of sandy drying tannins and a keen finish. Muscular, but not brutish. A venison or kangaroo pie would work as a fine match.

RRP: $40
Alc: 13.5%
Rating: 18/20 (92/100)

Wine sample courtesy of Heirloom Vineyards


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