97/100 | James Halliday
Included in James Halliday's Top 100 Wines of 2021
93/100 | James Suckling
Prepare to fall in love. This richly flavoured red showcases those classic bold flavours Shiraz fans adore with added bonus of the softer tannins. It's a belter. With rich, concentrated and rounded mouthfeel, t finishes with vibrancy and freshness. A modern style Barossa Shiraz which will mature beautifully for many years to come.
Packed in sixes and beautifully presented, this is excellent wine that deserves your close attention.
Sons of Eden co-owners, Corey Ryan ( who“cut his teeth” as winemaker at Henschke for 10 years) winemaker and Simon Cowham (ex-viticulturist Yalumba) can do no wrong! They were was awarded the Trophy for Most Successful Exhibitor Medium Producer at the 2017 Barossa Wine Show. This is the 3rd time it has achieved this award in the last 6 years and a testament to the high level of consistency throughout their portfolio.
The winery writes "Our 2019 Zephyrus Barossa Shiraz is a blend of 11 unique individual Shiraz parcels, made from fruit grown from throughout the Barossa Region. The blend of cooler climate Eden Valley Shiraz (62%) and warmer climate Barossa Valley Shiraz (38%) combine beautifully to enhance the palate structure and aromatics."