The nose initially shows opulent tropical fruit aromas, including flavours of pineapple and gooseberries. These notes are underpinned by a fresh zesty core. As the wine evolves, it develops green apple and kiwi aromas, with intriguing floral tones. The palate is fresh, with juicy yellow fruit. Six month’s lees contact shapes a well structured mid palate, balanced by beautiful fresh acidity. This wine will be ideally paired with sushi, grilled fish and shell fish. Enjoy now or to 2023.
This wine exhibits a fresh green-gold hue, testament to its barrel fermentation and maturation. Sumptuous and enticing, a flintiness on the nose is complimented by delicious citrus aromas of lime and mandarin skin. Delicate peach blossom and jasmine flower notes develops in the glass. As the wine has not undergone malolactic fermentation, the palate is a fresh, complimenting the even handed wooding applied in the cellar, leading to a crisp, clean and lingering aftertaste. Enjoy now or to 2025.
This wine exhibits intense flavours of dark berries and spice, with an underlying hint of mocca and tabacco aromas. Meticulous attention in the vineyard and cellar combine to produce a wine with textured fruit purity and tantalizingly firm yet balanced tannins. As with all Eagles’ Nest red’s there is a subtle peppery savouriness that makes this wine both distinctive and gives testament to its origin on a cool wind swept mountainside. The palate is a satisfying combination of perfectly ripe berry fruit, subtle spice, with a persistent mouthfeel. This wine is ready to drink now but will benefit from correct cellaring until 2030.
The 2016 Eagles’ Nest Shiraz is a bright ruby colour. Perfume and floral aromas combine harmoniously with red cherry and spice on the nose. These flavours gracefully carry through to a savoury, spicy pallet, with aromas of star anees and cloves. These flavours are complimented by pure, clean red fruit flavours. Soft, well integrated tannins coat the pallet, leading to a distinct fresh finish. A truly great wine from maturing vineyards, this wine will age gracefully for 20 years from vintage.
This wine showcases a pale pink colour. The nose offers beautiful aromas of pomegranate and fresh summer fruit. These flavours are underpinned by a fresh zesty core. The pallet shows beautiful red fruit, associated with the Merlot component of this wine, which harmoniously combine with subtle spice brough by Shiraz. These flavours lead to a full, textured pallet, perfectly balanced by charming acidity. A perfect wine to enjoy on warm summer days spent with family and friends. Serve Chilled.
The Little Eagle Red is a Shiraz dominated blend, offering delicious savoury, spicy flavours, with prevalent aromas of pepper and cloves. This is complimented by delicious dark berry flavours on the palate. The tannins are soft and accessible. This wine ready to drink, but will age gracefully for 5 years +.