Schild estate Shiraz barossa valley 2020


The Schild Estate Shiraz 2020 from Barossa Valley is a vibrant and complex wine, showcasing the hallmark characteristics of the region's Shiraz. It presents an intense aromatic profile with notes of blackcurrant, mulberry, and a subtle hint of roasted spices. On the palate, this wine reveals a mix of dark blackcurrant fruit alongside red cherries, complemented by secondary flavors of mocha, coffee, and dark chocolate. The wine offers a full-bodied experience with an early mouth-filling roundness, balanced by a slightly more prominent tannin frame than in previous years, providing structure, balance, and control as it moves through the mouth. Capturing the essence of Barossa Shiraz, the 2020 vintage demonstrates clear fruit intensity, balanced oak handling, and a rich, full-bodied style. It features charry oak, dark cherry, mulberry, leather, pepper, and cedar notes, leading to a flavorsome entry of concentrated dark berry fruit. The wine is both deep and bright, with a spicy tannin foundation and a powerful finish. Additionally, the Shiraz is noted for its bright and lively aromatic notes of blackcurrant and mulberry fruit, which continue to the palate, joined by classic black pepper spice and dark chocolate. The palate showcases early mouth-filling roundness and a subtle lattice tannin frame that provides genuine structure, balance, and control.