Beelgara Estate 2017 Shiraz, New South Wales, Australia
The Beelgara Winery and name has a history that dates back over 80 years. Originally situated in the village of Beelbangera, the place name is derived from the local Aboriginal word meaning “native companion”.
Variety: Syrah / Shiraz
Winemaker: Rod Hooper, an accomplished winemaker with over 30 vintages to his name. A graduate of Roseworthy Agricultural College with a Bachelor of Oenology, Rod gained international winemaking experience with vintages in California, France and Germany. He has worked as winemaker for Penfold’s, Hardy’s, Goundrey and Leasingham.
Vinification: Stainless Steel
Aging: Aged in a combination of French and American oak. 13% ABV.