La Pleiade

5 Star Winery - James Halliday

"This is the joint venture of Michel and Corinne Chapoutier and Ron and Elva Laughton (Jasper Hill). In the spring of 1998 a vineyard using Australian shiraz clones and imported French clones was planted. The vineyard is run biodynamically, and the winemaking is deliberately designed to place maximum emphasis on the fruit quality." - James Halliday

  • [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2014

    Region: VIC- Heathcote

    "From our 20 year-old single vineyard of un-irrigated, un-grafted, organic Shiraz planted on the renowned, deep, red, basaltic Cambrian era soil strip of Heathcote." - Jasper Hill   In spring 1998, Michel Chapoutier and Ron Laughton planted new...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2013

    Region: VIC- Heathcote

    In spring 1998, Michel Chapoutier and Ron Laughton planted new vineyards on the Cambrian soils of Heathcote in Central Victoria under the biodynamic philosophy. Both were excited about the use of original Syrah cuttings taken from the hillside of Tain...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2009

    Region: VIC- Heathcote

    eRobertParker.com 93+ points!"The 2009 Cluster M45 presents a very deep purple-black color and aromas of ripe blackberries and crushed black currants over aromas of cloves, smoked bacon, Sichuan pepper and tar plus a whiff of dark chocolate. Full bodied...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2008

    Region: VIC- Heathcote

    eRobertParker.com 92 points!"The 2008 Cluster M45 (named after a star constellation, not London's worst traffic nightmare) has a deep garnet purple color and aromas of warm cassis, dark chocolate and licorice with spicy hints of cumin seed and cassis...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2006

    Region: VIC- Heathcote

    eRobertParker.com 97 points! "The 2006 Cluster M45 Shiraz was fermented with native yeasts and aged for 13-14 months in French oak. It offers up a soaring, complex bouquet of Asian spices, incense, smoked meat, game, and blueberry. This leads to a...

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  • La Pleiade Shiraz 2005

    [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2005

    Region: VIC- Heathcote

    Robert Parker rating 94! "This is a superb example of a blending of Australian and French cultures as well as winemaking from tightly spaced, dry-farmed vineyards that have achieved great ripeness and intensity in the Cambrian soils of this region. A...

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  • [SOLD-OUT] La Pleiade Shiraz 2004

    Robert Parker 96 points!'Sadly, there are only 300 cases of this remarkable wine (made from yields of 8 hectoliters per hectare). Produced from the ancient Cambrian soils of this renowned viticultural area, this 2004 Shiraz (which benefited from a six...

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