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Short Street Shiraz
Short Street Wines
South Africa - Western Cape - Coastal Region - Swartland

Situated at the very heart of South Africa's Swartland wine region, Short Street is the shortest street in the Riebeek Valley. A melting pot of creative energy, gourmet fare, farm fresh produce and the vibrant, uncomplicated lifestyle of the people, Short Street captures the essence of the Swartland, where passion, creativity and simplicity are distilled into a captivating experience.

This Shiraz is a rich and lively, full-bodied wine with a subdued smokiness on the nose and a palate of ripe red berries and interesting spice. Well-balanced and smooth, the aftertaste lingers with the exciting flavors of chocolate and spice.

Specifications
Appellation
Coastal Region - Swartland
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
100% Shiraz
Agricultural Practices
Sustainable
Vinification
Grape must is cold soaked for a day and then inoculated with selected yeast. Fermentation is temperature between 24-26 degrees Celsius. Regular pump-overs enhance color and flavor extraction. The wine is aged for 4 - 9 months in French oak for good integration of flavor and a smooth finish.
Pairings

Serve at room temperature as a glass on its own or pairs beautifully with bold, full-flavored foods like roasted duck, lamb and game meat.

Producer Information: Short Street Wines

Situated at the very heart of South Africa's Swartland wine region, Short Street is the shortest street in the Riebeek Valley. A melting pot of creative energy, gourmet fare, farm ...
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