Large bottle 2017 turkey flat grenache

Grenache has its origins in Spain and is particularly well suited to the Barossa climate due to its ability to withstand extremes of heat, aridity and wind.

The fruit for this wine was predominantly sourced from 98 year old Grenache vines grown on the Turkey Flat Vineyard. These old vines produce fantastically concentrated fruit which translates into a style of Grenache for which Turkey Flat has become famous.

These vines are traditionally spur pruned, in the goblet style of Southern France and yields are kept low (around 2 tonnes/acre or approximately 32 hectolitres/hectare) producing wines of exceptional quality.

To retain the perfect balance of fruit, tannin, herbaceousness & spice, critical attention is paid to the ripeness levels of fruit prior to hand-picking. A carefully chosen ratio of new & old French oak with the right toast bring this style, our winemaker's obsession, to life.

Enjoy with: Look to Grenache's origins - Spain, Italy & Southern France for food pairing inspiration; tapas, lamb, tomato-rich dishes, food to be eaten in the sun, the wine cooled just slightly on that hot summer's day. This darker style also pairs exceptionally well with steak, particularly when aged.

2017 Vintage Tasting notes



Black fruit.

Download: Tasting notes and info pack.

Reviews and Awards

Turkey Flat Grenache Wins Trophy

It has been a great 12 months for Turkey Flat, with our Grenache once again in the spotlight. This time it’s our 2017 Grenache being awarded the trophy for best ‘Other Red Single Varieties’ at The National Wine Show of Australia in Canberra.

This award comes off the back of receiving a clean sweep of gold medals throughout the year on the wine show circuit, including 96 Points from James Halliday. Halliday also recently selected our 2017 Grenache in his ‘Top 100 Wines of the Year’ in addition to our 2017 Butchers Block Red & 2016 Shiraz.

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Gold for our Grenache

A great result for our 2017 Grenache, with it receiving gold medals in both the 2018 Royal Melbourne Wine Awards & the 2018 Royal Adelaide Wine Show.


2018 Royal Melbourne


2018 Royal Adelaide Wine Show

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Release history

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2017 750ml bottle $40.00
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2016 750ml bottle $30.00 Currently Unavailable
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