Arabella Reserve Shiraz Viognier 2016

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by Stephen de Wet

92%
of 1,620
would buy again
92%
of 1,620
About this rating

This rating is unique to the current vintage. If you’re interested to compare, you can see how the previous vintages were rated below…

Vintage

% Would Buy It Again

2018

91% of 213

2017 Magnum

91% of 4,336

2017

92% of 2,053

2016

92% of 1,620

2015

93% of 938

2014

94% of 1,225

2013

95% of 1,196

2012

93% of 4,149

2011

90% of 8,891

2010

93% of 4,326

2009

94% of 1,589

2008

93% of 1,402

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Arabella 10 Year Anniversary Wine 2016

Theoretically it makes no sense at all. Practically it’s just scrumptious!

    • Who'da thought it... a big dollop of gutsy Shiraz can be brought to life by a tiny smidgeon of peachy pure Viognier.
    • Big, rich, ripe bramble and damson fruit with lashings of oak are given a soft, silky finish by the addition of the Viognier with its hint of white peach acting as the perfect foil to the peppery undertones.
    • Angel funding helped Stephen to buy the grapes, so it's incredible quality for a very reasonable price... no wonder 91% of you would happily buy it again!

Ageing advice
Drink now to 2020

Serving advice
Serve at 16-18°C. Open/Decant 1 hour before serving

Local food match
Beef, Lamb and Spicy Food

Map of the Vineyard