Sir Ian Botham is arguably one of the greatest cricketers that England has ever produced. Known as an all-rounder of the sport, his bowling skills were as feared by opponents as his batting triumphs were rejoiced by his team-mates and country.
For the last 40 years, Sir Ian has been nurturing one of his other great passions in life – wine and the art of making it. He now brings you this range of first class wines from one of his favourite wine producing countries, Australia.
This Commemorative box acknowledges the one hundred and forty nine runs Sir Ian scored at Headingly. Some Acknowledge 1981 was indeed Botham’s Ashes given the impact Sir Ian Botham OBE had on the series.
The 2013 Sir Ian Botham Shiraz is a classic example of what the Barossa dose best it is a robust and full bodied wine with a firm, yet elegant tannins.