Chapel Hill McLaren Vale Bush Vine Grenache

Chapel Hill McLaren Vale Bush Vine Grenache

Product Code: CP013
In Stock
Price: ¥358
Region South Australia
Vintage 2011
Appellation McLaren Vale
Grape Variety Grenache
Media Score James Halliday -94

Tasting Note

Light colour; from old vines, with spiced red berry aromas and flavours that include raspberry and cherry, but (happily) little confection characters, just those spices of the bouquet.

Winery Info

Red five star winery. Founded in 1973, Chapel Hill is one of Australia's most respected and awarded wineries. Chappel Hill is based on McLaren Vale; one of Australia’s finest wine regions; which is consistently recognised at international and national wine show for the quality, power and grace of its wines and as a leader in environmentally sustainable viticulture. Moreover, Chief winemaker Michael Fragos was named "International Winemaker of the Year" at the 2007 International Wine & Spirit Competition.


Grenache is one of the most widely planted red wine grape variety in the world.It ripens late. It is generally spicy, berry-flavored and soft on the palate with a relatively high alcohol content, but it needs careful control of yields for best results. Characteristic flavor profiles on Grenache include red fruit flavors (raspberry and strawberry) with a subtle, white pepper spice note.

Food Pairing

kangaroo fillet with clove and mustard seed pilaf, shitake mushroom & bok choy