"An alluring shiraz that tiptoes an elegant aromatic line of lilac,
violet, iodine and sapid blueberry notes, laced with star anise and
clove. The palate, too, does not disappoint.
96pts - James Halliday - Wine Companion 2017
"This is astounding value from a boutique producer. The label is fairly new but the owners are fifth-generation Barossa grape growers. Plummy fruit-driven aromas, coupled with subtle spices and smoky oak, the palate deep, rich and full-bodied, with drive and power. (Screwcap)"
Ranked #1 of 37 2016 Shiraz from Barossa ValleyScore: 95 ★★★★★ – view Huon’s original tasting
Barossa Valley, the home of Epsilon Wines
Epsilon, the fifth star of the Southern Cross constellation, is a great example of how a background star can come to the fore.
With fruit that contributed to an intra-regional blend of fifth generation Barossa grape- growers Aaron and Julie Southern were inspired to make a wine that would reflect their Shiraz vineyard on the western slopes of the Barossa Valley.
Aged in old & new French oak barrels, these wines are a true representation of the vineyard, wines drink well on release and will all benefit from short to medium term cellaring.
Here at Epsilon Shiraz is number 1, the western slopes of the Barossa Valley have perfect loamy top soils, deep red clay bases, hot days & cool nights. These things help create the perfect combination for both our 1994 super premium wine & our Epsilon Barossa Valley premium Shiraz. Shiraz is ...