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d'Arenberg Thunderstep McLaren Vale Shiraz 2021

McLaren Vale
d'Arenberg Thunderstep McLaren Vale Shiraz 2021
Shiraz is a top-performer in McLaren Vale and here's a fab 2021 from one of the First Families of Australia. The cellar was set up in 1912 and was awarded the 'World's Best Winery'. They make terrific wines, including the dense, bold Thunderstep. 
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Red Wine details
  • Red - Medium to Full Bodied
  • Fine wine
  • AustraliaAustralia
  • Very deep crimson
  • Shiraz
  • 10.88 Units
  • Vegan
  • 14.5% ABV
  • 750 ml
  • Vegetarian
  • 31 December 2025
Flavour profile
Tasting notes
Velvety dark fruits, pepper spice, earthy character, grippy finish
Aroma
Big black pepper spice, blackberry, raspberry and smoky liquorice
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Contains Sulphites
The red wine
In 1912, horse fanatic Joseph Osborn sold his stables and horses and bought the family the d'Arenberg estate in premium McLaren Vale. One of the horses sold was the great 'Thunderstep', a powerful racer and father to Footbolt! Joseph chose McLaren Vale as it has some of Australia's oldest vineyards, and with an array of soils and the cooling effect of the nearby ocean, it's ideal for vines. Winemaker today is sixth-generation Chester Osborn. He continues the family tradition of treading the grapes by foot part way through fermentation. It certainly ensures plenty of dark colour, character and richness in the wines. You'll always spot a d'Arenberg wine with its bold red stripe on the label. A great Shiraz to enjoy with hearty dishes.
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