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Lion Point

Shiraz

2016

The block that is closest to the cliff and sea these vines take a beating. High vines, tough soils and salt in the air, making this Shiraz one of a kind. The characteristics of this wine are so true to the location. The wine shows beautiful and elegant mineral characteristic. The Shiraz sits on approximately 7 acres, being the bigger of the two estate vineyards, but certainly has the smaller yield due to the environmental exposure.

Colour: Opaque Purple
Bouquet: The bouquet is sweet fruit nose of bright red berries with hints of dark chocolate and marzipan Allow 2-5 mins to fully open up.
Palate: Great concentration of fruit, seamless with beautifully integrated tannins.
Cellaring: to 2028
Winemaker: Phil Christiansen

Awards/Accolades

2014 Lion Point Shiraz
GOLD – Tower Club Wine Awards – Singapore 2016 (second year in a row)
92 pts – James Halliday 2017
91 points – Wine Front– Campbell Mattison 2016
SILVER – McLaren Vale Wine Show 2016

2013 Lion Point Shiraz
BEST NEW WORLD WINE – Tower Club Wine Awards – Singapore 2015
BRONZE – Royal Adelaide Wine Show – Adelaide, Australia 2014

2012 Lion Point Shiraz
94 pts – James Halliday 2016
5 stars – Winestate Magazine 2015

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