This variety easily dominates plantings in the region. It produces fruit flavours of dark berries and intense black currents and has firm tannins.
Although Wrattonbully is know mainly as a red grape area, Chardonnay of great character and juicy lemon flavour, with good acid structure, is produced.
The Merlot produced is soft, rich and fruit driven, with good power, flavour, deep colour and exceptional tannin structure.
Shiraz is the second most widely planted variety in Wrattonbully. Medium to full bodied spectrum and intense aromatics with spice, pepper and licorice.
Other than the classics, Wrattonbully is showing its strength through alternative varieties such as benchmark Tempranillo.