Founded by Graham Cranswick Smith, the wines take their cue from his family name, thought to derive from the Crane’s Wyke (the village of cranes) in Yorkshire as recorded in the medieval Domesday Book. The Cranswick wines are expertly crafted to reflect the very best of Australia’s winemaking heritage.
Offering a three tier range of classic wines designed to be superb examples of Australian varietals from carefully selected vineyards in New South Wales and South Australia. Outback Creek Shiraz display mulberry fruit and spice with hints of dark chocolate on the palate and a long balanced finish.
VARIETALS 100% Shiraz
TECHNICAL DATA Alcohol 12.5%Residual sugar 2.10 g/lTotal acidity 6.77 g/l
APPEARANCE Deep plum with purple hues.
NOSE Intense black cherries supported by hints of vanilla, chocolate and hearty aromas.
PALATE Sweet cherry fruit flavours with silky cocoa, chocolate tannins. Balanced acid gives this wine great length.
AGEING Stored on French and American oak staves and allowed to mature prior to bottling.
PAIRING Serve on its own or with all kinds of red meat and pasta dishes.
READINESS FOR DRINKING Drink now.