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2013 Sacred Hill Hawkes Bay Deerstalkers Syrah

2013 Sacred Hill Hawkes Bay Deerstalkers Syrah

97 Points Bob Campbell MW
2013 Sacred Hill Hawkes Bay Deerstalkers Syrah
97 Points Bob Campbell MW

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Special back-vintage release! From the sublimely warm vintage of 2013, this superb Syrah has already entered its drinking phase and it beginning to reach its best. Our small stocks will not last long, so buy now to secure some of this one-off cellared release!

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$54.99 in mixed 6+ or $59.99 per bottle

Overview

Grape

Syrah

Its Origins

Back in 1986, David and Mark Mason, with friend and winemaker Tony Bish, began with a simple philosophy of making more wine than they could drink, and sharing the rest. They had the perfect place to make it happen, under the shade of Puketapu (sacred hill), along the white, volcanic cliffs and river land gravels of the Dartmoor Valley in Hawke’s Bay. They were precious days by the river with friends, family and food. Sacred Hill is recognised as one of New Zealand's leading, multi award winning wineries. Focusing on the production of premium 'handcrafted' varietal wines the company's estate vineyards are now located in New Zealand's leading grape growing regions of Marlborough, Hawke's Bay and Central Otago.

What The Critics Say

97/100 Bob Campbell MW

"Appealing Rhone-like Syrah, with a core of dark berry fruits together with violet, floral, black pepper and nutty oak flavours. The wine has a rich, silken texture and a backbone of firm, ripe tannins that will no doubt promote longevity. Accessible now, but needs a little time to integrate and reveal potential complexity 01 JUN 2015." Drink 2018 - 2025

98/100 Wine Orbit, Sam Kim

"A totally seductive syrah, the perfumed bouquet shows dark plum, blueberry, floral and subtle nutty oak characters, followed by a beautifully weighted palate that displays outstanding fruity purity and intensity. It is silky, multi-layered and superbly long on the finish. A wine of formidable power yet perfectly poised and irresistibly seamless and lingering. At its best: 2018 to 2030. $60.00. www.sacredhill.com. June 2015." Drink 2018 - 2030

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Shiraz / Syrah

  • Colour

    Red

  • Region

    Hawkes Bay

  • Closure

    Cork

  • Volume

    750ml

  • Alcohol

    13.50%

  • Maturity

    2018 - 2030

This Wine Goes Well With

with DUCK
with GAME
with VENISON

Taste

4

Delivery & Returns

We deliver throughout New Zealand and to some locations overseas. Our deliveries are made by trusted third party carriers. For further details on prices and delivery options please go to DELIVERY INFORMATION section of our site.

If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order or you suspect that they may be affected by a quality issue, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will remedy the problem straight away. Contact us on 0800 422 767.

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