Saturday, February 14, 2009

Elevated Taste of Gold

How does Symphony Hill top is achievement of being the first ever Queensland winery to win gold at Sydney's Royal Show? Simple - by being the second Queensland winery to win gold at the Sydney Royal Show.

They first did it with their 2003 Reserve Shiraz and this second achievement goes to their 2006 Reserve Shiraz. What makes this drop so special? Owners Ewen & Elise Macpherson (above) say its all in the intensely flavoured fruit. The vineyards you see are elevated a further 200m from those in Ballandean on Queensland's Granite Belt. The colder climate grape produces a more elegant that's what I call elevated taste. More - click.