The Rare & Fine series from Yalumba is a selection with provenance; from the Barossa and Coonawarra, pockets of carefully tended vines have been hand-selected to provide the fruit for our very best and most sought-after wines, and the Octavious is one of the best!
A flagship Shiraz born of treasured, old vines dating back to 1854, these are some of the oldest Shiraz plantings in the world. Matured in Yalumba coopered oak octaves; the inspiration behind the name of this fine, Barossa wine.
A very deep purple, red in colour. This wine showcases Shiraz with its’ depth of Barossa Valley and the alluring, aromatic freshness of Eden Valley. Vibrant aromas of dark cherries, anise and red raspberry. A distinctive wine with richness and
dark berry, fruit compote palate. Perfectly balanced, elegant and refined.
This wine will continue to improve in the long term, with 15+ years as recommended cellaring time.