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Date Printed: 10/1/2014
Yellow Tail Shiraz 2012
Yellow Tail Shiraz 2012
(search item no. 120067)
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PRICE ON 10/1/2014: $7.99

Winemaker's Notes:

Yellow Tail Shiraz has berry and vanilla aromas. Subdued earthy tones with soft ripe sweetness are displayed in perfect harmony with fine tannins.

This classic red wine that goes well with a good steak or in front of a roaring fire. It's pure red goodness in a glass!

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About Yellow Tail:

It all began way back in 1820s when the first Casellas began crafting wine in Italy. Over a century later, in 1951, Filippo Casella and his wife Maria decided to leave their homeland to pursue their hopes and dreams of a better life in Australia. Recognizing the potential of his new surroundings, Filippo purchased a farm in the small town of Yenda, New South Wales, and did what came naturally. He began selling grapes to local wineries, and by 1969 decided it was time to put his own winemaking skills to use and the Casella winery was born.

Filippo's son, John, entered the family business in 1994 and embarked on an ambitious expansion to build a new winery with a vision of blending old world heritage with new world technology. Today, Casella Wines, including Yellow Tail, is run by Filippo's three sons - John, Managing Director and Winemaker; Joe, Australian Sales Director; and Marcello, Director and Vineyard Manager. Filippo's grandchildren - Phillip and Rachelle - are the sixth generation to join the business.