The family Grenache block on Thiele Road in Bethany remains one of Jason’s favourite blocks. The gnarled, old vines were planted in 1941 and they produce fantastic fruit.
James Halliday has recently awarded the 2016 Thiele Road Grenache 96 points and described it as a wine for rejoicing. We’re inclined to agree. Read the full review here
Variety: 100% Grenache Region: Barossa Valley Alcohol: 13.7% Production: 225 dozen
Wine making and Tasting Notes: Schwarz Thiele Road Grenache 2016 – winemaking and tasting note