Katnook Founders Block Shiraz
$1899each
$227DOZEN
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
Each $18.99
$227.00
Available by the dozen
Founder's Block are made from fruit grown to fine vineyards, planted to rich Terra rosa soils at the heart of Coonawarra. Katnook are one of the most conspicuous winemakers in Australia and retain many of Coonawarra's most prestigious sites. The award winning team earmark parcels of choice Shiraz grapes with vibrant regional expressions to construct an affable wine that's ideally suited to early drinking. Laden with raspberry and plum flavours, seasoned by pepper and spice, gentle oak notes of choco and vanilla add complexity and depth.
Katnook's vineyards span 330 hectares in the heart of the comparatively small and remote Coonawarra winegrowing region. Katnook retain some of the best sites in Coonawarra and are well positioned to allocate the most appropriate parcels of fruit to suit each unique style of wine. Founder's Block is styled for everyday drinking, fully accessible to lovers of fine wines exploring the fruits of Coonawarra. Grapes are picked in peak condition after fully ripening to intense flavour profiles. With the aim of retaining the bright varietal fruit characters, Founder's Block is treated to a light oak maturation, parts are filled to a selection of seasoned French and American oak barrels for ten months maturation. Alcohol 13.5%
TASTING NOTES
Deep plum, purple hues. Bursting with dark cherry and red berry fruit aromas, subtle spice notes of white pepper and cinnamon. Gentle oak, sweet vanilla and mocha subtly complement the attractive aromas. A generous depth of ripe fruit flavours over fine and subtle oak undertones, showing an attractive combination of bright red berry, pepper and liquorice, subtle oak maturation flavours, a rounded, elegant mid palate finish.
Wines by Katnook
Katnook Coonawarra Shiraz 1.5L MAGNUM 2004
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $79.99
  $959.00
Currently out of stock
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Katnook Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
WineryKatnook
Fruit Cabernet Sauvignon
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $35.99
  $431.00
Available by the dozen
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Katnook Estate Coonawarra Shiraz
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $36.99
  $443.00
Available by the dozen
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Katnook Estate Odyssey Cabernet Sauvignon
WineryKatnook
Fruit Cabernet Sauvignon
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $86.99
  $1043.00
Available in cases of 6
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Katnook Estate Odyssey Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
WineryKatnook
Fruit Cabernet Sauvignon
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $99.99
  $1199.00
Currently out of stock
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Katnook Estate Prodigy Shiraz
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $86.99
  $1043.00
Available in cases of 6
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Katnook Estate Prodigy Shiraz 2003
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $79.99
  Dozen $959.00
Currently out of stock
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Katnook Estate Riesling 2014
WineryKatnook
Fruit Riesling
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $21.99
  $263.00
Currently out of stock
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Katnook Founders Block Cabernet
WineryKatnook
Fruit Cabernet Sauvignon
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $18.99
  $227.00
Available by the dozen
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Katnook Founders Block Merlot
WineryKatnook
Fruit Merlot
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $18.99
  $227.00
Available by the dozen
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Katnook Founders Block Sauvignon Blanc
WineryKatnook
Fruit Sauvignon Blanc
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $18.99
  $227.00
Available by the dozen
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Katnook Founders Block Shiraz
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $18.99
  $227.00
Available by the dozen
    [ Details ]
Katnook Founders Block Sparkling Shiraz 2015
WineryKatnook
Fruit Shiraz
Regions Coonawarra
  South Australia
  Each $19.99
  $239.00
Currently out of stock
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About Katnook Winery
Katnook Estate is one of the most esteemed domains in Australia's premier red wine district, the Coonawarra
Its vineyards, planted in prime Terra Rossa soil, span 330 hectares in the heart of this comparatively small and remote region in the south east corner of South Australia. From here come red wines that have contributed to Coonawarra's international reputation and white wines with equally distinctive attributes. Katnook»