Australian Shiraz: panel tasting results

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Yalumba, The Octavius, Barossa Valley, South Australia 2004

Hazlenut, blood, dark chocolate, prune, smoke, spicy oak and savoury bouquet. Traditional Barossa Shiraz – muscular and powerful, with complexity and melded tannins. Lingering mineral undertones. 17.25pts/20
Price: £44.95–£48.99 Fisherman’s Retreat, Laithwaites, ND John, Nidderdale, Premier Vintners, Slurp, The Wine Society
Drink: 2011–2020
Alc: 14.5%

australian shiraz, decanter november 11, november 2011,
australian shiraz, decanter november 11, november 2011,
australian shiraz, decanter november 11, november 2011,
australian shiraz, decanter november 11, november 2011,
australian shiraz, decanter november 11, november 2011,