2015 Yacca Block Shiraz – Museum Release
Perched high up on the hillside of the Eden Valley, this beautifully positioned vineyard is surrounded by ancient Yaccas.
The soil here is a mix of both quartz and ironstone and the vineyard’s high altitude allows for slow ripening that leads to a very soft and elegant Shiraz.
Soil: Shallow, skeletal grey sand loam with quartz gravel over weathered rock and yellow clay.
Row orientation: East to West
Vine age: 15 years old
Sub district: Menglers Hill, Eden Valley