• Kay Brothers Basket Pressed Shiraz 2018, McLaren Vale, Australia

    1 month ago - By Vine Pair

    Shiraz , the Australian name for Syrah, is the leading red variety Down Under - producing everything from inexpensive, fruity wines for everyday drinking to more structured, elegant examples that evolve with age.
    While Shiraz is grown in every wine area of Australia, some of the best come from the small McLaren Vale region in the state of South Australia. Among them is the 2018 Basket Pressed Shiraz from Kay Brothers , which was established in 1890 and is one of the oldest wineries in McLaren Vale.
    The $40 wine shows a superb combination of lush fruit, vibrant acidity , balanced oak , and...
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