James Halliday’s Wine Companion 2013

Scarce Earth Braden's Single Vineyard Shiraz 2010


Only two 300-litre, four-year-old French oak barrels were used to make this hand-bottled, unfiltered wine designed to fully reflect its place of origin, which is handsomely does with its lush plum, black cherry, blackberry and mocha flavours; the tannins are there, but it’s the fruit that’s talking.

Rating: 93 points