From their small-batch winery in the idyllic Adelaide Hills, Thistledown Wine Co. continue the long line of Scottish winemakers in Australia. The grapes for Thorny Devil come from some of the best vineyards in Adelaide Hills. Where old bush trained vines are grown in sandy soils that impart a minerality to the wine.
A subdued nose of black fruits and dusty earth. The palate is heading into the full spectrum with plush black fruits and dark slate minerals. Firm and gripping tannins balance the weight and give good length.