Flegenheimer Bros., Shiraz, McLaren Vale, Australia 2017 100% Shiraz
DIZZYINGLY DARK FRUIT, DEFT & DENSE, BLACK PEPPER Flegenheimer Bros. was a New York-based family business that specialized in selling fine wines from 1876 until Prohibition. The youngest member of the family, Benjamin Hammerschlag, decided to honor his heritage by making wine in South Australia. This Shiraz comes from high-altitude vineyards in the Seaview area and is aged in neutral oak to let the robust fruit and bright acidity shine through. A heady, powerful red full of spice! Serving Suggestion: Skirt steak w/ caramelized shallots & endive salad. Grilled eggplant & red pepper sandwiches w/ halloumi. Hickory smoked seitan brisket.