Buy Of The Week AU
Hesketh Mezzo Shiraz Mataro 2015, SE South Australia, AUD $18
From the Cuppa Cup vineyard near Bordertown, comes a deliciously soft, up-front, early-drinking style of red with brilliant purple hue and black pepper, spice and prune juice aromas. Medium-bodied at most. Soft, easy structure. (Screwcap)
Score: 90 ★★★★ – view on HuonHooke.com
Ageing: Best now to six years.
Food: Pink grilled lamb cutlets.
Stockists: Hesketh Wines; Melbourne Wine Store (Vic.); 60 Darling Street Fine Wines, (NSW)
Price Benchmark: AUD $24.33 Avg 90pt 2015 Shiraz Blend tasted from Australia