2018 Prophecy Syrah
A beautifully structured wine. Black fruits, warm spices, pepper and anise dance along the bouquet and palate, finishing with perfectly balanced tannins.
Tasting notes This is an impressive medium to full-bodied Syrah attesting to the incredible potential of the Granite Belt. Black fruits, warm spices, pepper and anise dance along the bouquet and palate, finishing with perfectly balanced tannins. This beautifully structured wine will reward long term cellaring. Viticultural notes Witches Falls produces Prophecy wines from selected parcels of fruit that we consider to be exceptional.
As a result these wines my not be seen every vintage. In 2018 the elements combined to deliver a truly
exceptional vintage in the Granite Belt. Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz vines in particular
thrived in the near perfect ripening and growing conditions to produce intensely flavoured fruit.
Winemaking notes We have crafted our 2018 Prophecy Syrah from a select block grown in the Ballandean district of the Granite Belt. It has been matured in new and seasoned oak barriques to produce a wonderful wine that we believe eloquently demonstrates the incredible potential of the Granite Belt, with a reputation which will continue to grow. Wine Analysis COLOUR Rich dark red NOSE Black fruits and spices PALATE Black fruits and pepper, firm tannins and cedary oak ALC/VOL 13.8% CELLAR Long term cellaring potential FOOD MATCH Red meat casseroles or rare steak