Neil Ellis Inglewood Shiraz 2014
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Warren Ellis
Main Variety : Shiraz
Alcohol : 14.5 %vol
pH : 3.6
RS : 2.2 g/l
Total Acid : 5.8 g/l
Appellation : Western Cape
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Medium


Tasting Notes

Medium intensity colour with plum red and crimson hues. Lifted aromas of dark ripe fruit, pepper and spice are complemented by plummy notes. Well balanced oak supports flavours of cherry, plums and fruit cake with sweet mid palate finish.

Blend Information
100% Shiraz
In The Vineyard

The grapes for this blend were sourced from vineyards from the Stellenbosch, Elgin and Darling region. The vineyard soils range from decomposed granite to shale.

About The Harvest

Harvest commenced middle February and finished during the last week of March.

In The Cellar

Fermentation initiated in stainless steel tanks and underwent a series of pump overs until dry.
The wine spent 10 months in a combination of 2nd, 3rd and older barrels, mainly French oak.

Bottled in August 2015.


Other Vintages
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Neil Ellis Inglewood Shiraz 2011 Neil Ellis with Warren Ellis and Reginald Holder Shiraz
Neil Ellis Inglewood Shiraz 2007 Neil Ellis with Warren Ellis and Reginald Holder Shiraz

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