Wirra Wirra Original Blend 2013 Wine Tasting Review

Wirra Wirra Original Blend 2013 Wine Tasting Note Review
Up close and personal. Photo: Willunga Wino

When Mr Wino was a volunteer wine steward for the 2014 Adelaide Royal Wine Show, there were some unexpected benefits. Read more about being a wine steward at the 2014 Adelaide Royal Wine Show here

As a gift, The Show offered a few cases of medal and trophy winning sample wines, show judging stickers still attached for handy reference. 

On a chilly, study night, accompanied with a big bowl of homemade pea and “ham” (vege-ham) soup, Mr Wino unearthed this Bronze medal winner. A winter warmer indeed.


 

Wirra Wirra Original Blend 2013 Wine Tasting Note Review

Cap of the Wirra Wirra Original Blend 2013. Photo: Willunga Wino

 

Well Looky Here

Ruby with purple rim.

Sniff Sniff

Blackcurrant, sweet red fruit, Chinese Five Spice.

Sip Sip

More savoury than the nose suggests, Light to medium bodied, juicy sour cherry.

Gimme Gimme

$23, Wines Warehouse 

 
 
Region: McLaren Vale, South Australia
Alcohol: 14.5%
Closure: Stelvin.
Tasted: June 2015
Food Match: Pea & Ham Soup.
 
 
Wirra Wirra Original Blend 2013 Wine Tasting Note Review

Wirra Wirra Original Blend 2013. Photo: Willunga Wino

 

 
James Halliday rates McLaren Vale’s grenache as the best in the country. What are your thoughts on McLaren Vale grenache? Comment below! 
 

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