The Hunter Valley is acknowledged worldwide as being the birthplace of Australian wine. Some of the most awarded varieties that are produced in the area, include Semillon, Chardonnay and Shiraz. Brokenback Vineyard is situated at 1693 Broke Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales, Australia. The nearest town is Cessnock, some 16 kilometres to the south-east, and Sydney is approximately 2.5 hours away (160 kilometres) by road. Oldest Vine Age: 55 Years. Elevation: 50-100m. Vineyard Size: Property size 330 acres of which 220 acres are under vine. Varieties: Semillon, Chardonnay and Shiraz Planted in the 1960s. Additional Plantings: Verdelho, Pinot Gris, Gewürztraminer and Tempranillo.
NOSE: Pepper, spice and layers of ripe red berry fruit flavours.
PALATE: Refined tannin structure and subtle French oak characters, the seamless palate is complex and persistent.
GRAPE VARIETIES: Shiraz