Wine of the Week AU

Known Pleasures Shiraz 2017, McLaren Vale, AUD $60

Dark red with medium colour density. Pure cherry and plum aromatics. The palate is snappy and bright with defined, intense cherry and raspberry flavours. The tannins are soft and the acidity bright. A flavoursome, modern style with excellent depth of flavour. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★ – view Toni’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14.5%

Ageing: now to 2026

Food: Rare duck breast with black olives and shallots

Stockists: Known Pleasures website (AU only)

Ranked: #1 of 18 2017 Shiraz from South Australia

Awarded: Top Rank

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