Though my so-called 'formative years' were -- by the accidental nature of the space-time continuum -- spent in Northern climes, after having spent more than half my days now in the South, heart and hearth unite today as home here.
Thus I find what Vanity Fair is to its regional culture, the new-ish Garden & Gun magazine is to Southern parochialism. In the current issue is notification http://gardenandgun.com/article/wine-meets-whiskey of the soon-to-arrive Southern Belle Shiraz, from the McLaren Vale in South Australia, aged in barrels which held what became Pappy Van Winkle 20.
Apparently retail will be c. $25 per bottle. If anyone sees it, please let me know so I can access a few bottles or case. I will do likewise should it appear here.