Yelland & Papps Barossa Valley

Wines - 2016 Devote Greenock Shiraz

Devote

The Wine

Wine                     2016 Devote Greenock Shiraz

Vintage                2016      

Range                   Devote

Varietal                100% Shiraz       

Region                  100% Barossa Valley

RRP                        $40

Bottles Made     7200

Winemaker        Michael Papps

Release Date     June 2018

  • Clones?                1654
  • Year Planted?   1988
  • Organic/biodynamic?    No
  • Soil?      Sandy loam/light clay
  • Direction/Aspect of vineyard?   North/South
  • Elevation?          280m
  • Hand or machine picked?            Machine
  • whole bunch fermented?            No
  • Sorting (if done) by hand or machine?  Berry or bunch sorted? No Sorting
  • Co-fermented or blended after fermentation? Blended
  • Open, tank, roto or barrel fermented?  Open Fermented
  • Wild or cultured yeast?                 Wild
  • Total time on skins, including cold soak, fermentation add post fermentation maceration 12 days on skins
  • Basket or Bag Press?      Basket Pressed
  • Pressed direct to barrel or via tank?        Via Tank
  • Oak or Tank maturation?             Oak
  • Percentage of new oak, and country of origin of oak?  9% New, 6% French and 3% American
  • Length of time in oak?   23 months
  • pH          3.65
  • TA           7.22       
  • Alc          13.6