Australia’s unique sparkling Shiraz wine style was founded by the house of Seppelt. Over a century long tradition was pioneered by Hans Irvine at Seppelt’s Great Western Winery in the 1890s. Sparkling Shiraz is a wine of glorious complexity and timeless age worthiness. The rich and sumptuous style explodes on the palate with generous plum and savoury spice flavours. Indulgent chocolate and earthy characters reward long periods of maturation in Seppelt’s famous underground Drives cellars.
Seppelt’s flagship Show Sparkling Shiraz sets a global benchmark. Sweeping the wine show circuit since the 1940s, the limited release wine has achieved iconic status and countless accolades. Made only in exceptional years, it is crafted from the finest Shiraz of Seppelt’s Grampians vineyard. Seppelt Show Sparkling is epitomized by cool climate pepper and inky blackberry fruit with silken tannin structure. It is bottle fermented in the methode traditionelle and matured for 10 years before release.
Seppelt Original Sparkling Shiraz is a classic wine driven by vibrant berry fruit and subtle savoury characters. It is bottle fermented in a youthful house style and matured for a minimum of 18 months prior to release.