Australian Shiraz: panel tasting results
australian shiraz, decanter november 11, november 2011,
24 of 68

Michel Chapoutier, Landsborough Valley, Pyrenees, Victoria 2009

Intense blackcurrant, tar, plum, oak, chocolate gâteau and Port on the nose. The palate is richer and fresher, with sleek, lush, red cherry and floral flavours, and earthy tannins. Great potential. Full throttle. 17.25pts/20
Price: £17 Mentzendorff, Slurp, Wimbledon Wine Cellars
Drink: 2012–2024
Alc: 14%