Tagged with South Australia

Elderton Barossa CSM 2000

Dark plum robe. Blackcurrants, plum, blackberries with some earthiness and a smidgeon of pepper; very complex. Mellow fruit but big; quite sweet and some menthol and smoke with plums and blackcurrants. Good finish of fruit and spice. Lovely big and bold wine. Barossa, South Australia, Australia 19/20 [tasted 30-06-2010]

Elderton Barossa CSM 2000

Bright clear red, no age showing. brambles on the front, then pepper and black berries/fruit and plum – but way too hot. Heat on the palate, the lovely savoury berries; it actually works – plums, blackcurrants, crisp apple and gooseberry (weird but true). Finish is short but balanced. Dusty, mellow, fruity, nice. It’s a good … Continue reading

Elderton Barossa CSM 2000

Dark plum robe. Blackcurrants, plum, blackberries with some earthiness and a smidgeon of pepper; very complex. Mellow fruit but big; quite sweet and some menthol and smoke with plums and blackcurrants. Good finish of fruit and spice. Lovely big and bold wine. Much better than the last bottle just a few days ago. Barossa, South … Continue reading

Elderton Barossa CSM 2000

Bright clear red, no age showing. brambles on the front, then pepper and black berries/fruit and plum – but way too hot. Heat on the palate, the lovely savoury berries; it actually works – plums, blackcurrants, crisp apple and gooseberry (weird but true). Finish is short but balanced. Dusty, mellow, fruity, nice. It’s a good … Continue reading