The 2008 Stump Jump Red has a nose of ripe and juicy red fruits and fresh plums mixed with
dark cherry, rhubarb and cardamon. The palate is soft and generous, with juicy fresh red berries,
mulberry and a hint of pomegranate. Underlying is a more subtle layer of plum stone, star anise
and cinnamon which adds complexity and interest, with soft powdery tannins to finish.
Light in texture and fragrant with floral, berry and beet aromas, this plays its fresh flavors against refined tannins, lingering effortlessly. Grenache, Shiraz and Mourvèdre. Drink now through 2013. 5,000 cases imported.
One of the undisputed kings of Australian Shiraz and Rhone varietals, d'Arenberg has managed to turn individuality into an art form by doing a whole lot of little things differently. The original vineyards were established by Joseph Osborn in 1912 in the McLaren Vale region of South Australia. A century on, the estate has grown to 345 acres, and the mantle now rests with fourth-generation winemaker, Chester Osborn. By maintaining a focus... View More