The ‘Old Vine Expressions’ series is all about showcasing the significant history and special wine characteristics of a selection of old vine vineyards for which the Barossa valley is world famous for. The Barossa Old Vines Charter was instituted to register vineyards by age, so that older vines could be preserved, retained and promoted.
Colour: Deep magenta
Nose: Vibrant nose of dark fruit, chocolate, vanilla and cinnamon aromas.
Palate: An exotic and full-bodied palate driven by flavours of fruits of the forest, blackcurrant and a savoury spice bound together by succulent fine-grained tannins. A wine of great length which will reward many years in the cellar.
Grape Varieties: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
History of Château Tanunda
Château Tanunda, Icon of the Barossa was established in 1890 and is the site of some of the Valley’s earliest vines as well as its first winery. The Château is privately owned by the Geber family who continue a tradition of fine wine making spanning three centuries.