2006 Greenock Creek Grenache Cornerstone
Grenache - 750ML

  • WA 94

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Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, February 2009
The opaque purple 2006 Cornerstone Grenache sourced from a 63-year-old vineyard was aged in a mix of new and used French oak hogsheads. It offers up an alluring bouquet of mineral leather and wild cherry leading to a... The opaque purple 2006 Cornerstone Grenache sourced from a 63-year-old vineyard was aged in a mix of new and used French oak hogsheads. It offers up an alluring bouquet of mineral leather and wild cherry leading to a full-bodied (18.5% alcohol) super-rich wine with no hard edges. Opulent and pleasure-bent it could be likened to a great vintage of Henri Bonneau Chateauneuf du Pape on steroids. Drink it over the next 10-15 years.Greenock Creek Vineyard & Cellars owned by Michael and Annabelle Waugh remains one of South Australia's iconic wineries. Start with a great terroir add in old vine material and meticulous winemaking and end with extraordinary results.The opaque purple 2006 Cornerstone Grenache sourced from a 63-year-old vineyard was aged in a mix of new and used French oak hogsheads. It offers up an alluring bouquet of mineral leather and wild cherry leading to a full-bodied (18.5% alcohol) super-rich wine with no hard edges. Opulent and pleasure-bent it could be likened to a great vintage of Henri Bonneau Chateauneuf du Pape on steroids. Drink it over the next 10-15 years.Greenock Creek Vineyard & Cellars owned by Michael and Annabelle Waugh remains one of South Australia's iconic wineries. Start with a great terroir add in old vine material and meticulous winemaking and end with extraordinary results.
Color & Type Red
Varietal Grenache
Country Australia
Region South Australia
Sub-region Barossa Valley
Vintage 2006