Shiraz Blend

Clonakilla

Canberra District Shiraz Viognier 2016

Very composed, young and fresh
Silky tannin
Quite old world style
Raspberry, irony and pretty floral
Already enjoyable
— 15 days ago

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Two Hands

Angels' Share McLaren Vale Shiraz 2018

This wine is inky dark in the glass and offers up a brawny nose of blackberry, plum and a smidge of tar. Cola and tea notes also appear. The palate shows dark fruit layered with savory spices and mint. The tannic structure is firm, but not overbearing, and the sip finishes dark and medium long.
— 12 days ago

Serge, David and 5 others liked this

Yalumba

Galway Vintage Reserve Claret 1967

This is holding up beautifully at 50 years old with exceptional provenance. It’s a classic Australian Claret with some supple red fruit intertwined with earthen and suede like feels - 1967 — 13 days ago

Ceccherini, Scott and 8 others liked this
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Jauma

Jauma Fairygarden Shiraz Blend

Molly’s Australian tasting. Light & juicy — 8 days ago

Chalk Hill Wines

Alpha Crucis Titan Shiraz

MICHAEL COOPER
9.2

#beautifulbeast #shiraz #aussierevolution #aussieshiraz it needs to be decanted and is very different compared to a Barossa Valley or a Coonawarra. It is speaking it’s own language. It doesn’t come cheap but you definitely get your money’s worth. — a month ago

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Mollydooker

Carnival of Love McLaren Vale Shiraz 2014

Massive black fruits vanilla, cocoa and eucalyptus. Paired perfectly with a grilled bone-in ribeye. Drinking well right now. — 8 days ago

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Henschke

Hill of Grace Vineyard Shiraz 1988

This took a little bit of coaxing to come out. It was very reluctant.
Originally in the decanter for 4 hours. Then Decanted twice more and put through the aerator twice.
Raisins, Pastry, biscuit, brioche, vanilla, cloves, nutmeg, coconut, chocolate, coffee, fig, prune, cooked blackberry, dried raspberry, cooked black plum, tar, forest floor, earthy, tobacco, game, vegetal, wet leaves, savoury, meaty.
Dry, medium plus acid, medium tannin, high alcohol, medium plus intensity, medium body, medium plus finish.
Outstanding quality
Drink now, potential for ageing, under 10 years.
— 9 days ago

Mitolo

G.A.M. McLaren Vale Shiraz 2005

This has aged with grace. Resolved tannins, bramble blue fruit, blackberries, and red plums, followed by a sweet brioche note. The blue fruit shines on the palate and it has a pleasant roundness without being flabby. Pleasurable now, but on the downside of its drinking window. One bottle left for a cool night to come. — 8 days ago

Severn, Bob and 5 others liked this

Jim Barry

The Armagh Clare Valley Shiraz 2012

This is close to perfection
Fairly big body not huge, but driven by an agility, suppleness, drinkability tremendously out of the ordinary
I have had other vintages and I must admit 2012 is arguably the best or close second to the 98.
Statement :I love Clare Valley shiraz, it is surely the most Rhone like 100% shiraz, for the big bold body u need to add malbec or mataro. Almost flawless
Silky tannin and long
— 15 days ago

Keith, Daniel P. and 10 others liked this
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I have 3 bottles of the 98 stashed away. I shud get after em!
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98s are sensational, I am jealous 😉

Roald Wine Company

California GSM Blend 2016

Roald 2016 “GSM” short for Grenache, Syrah and Mourvedre. Grapes sourced from Chalk Hill AVA as well as other California sites. Medium Ruby color of this lovely Rhône Blend with aromas of dark berry fruits, rustic spices and smoky notes. On the palate flavors of black cherry and blackberry fruit with cacao, leather and earthy notes, wrapped in vivid acidity on nicely structured frame. Fine tannins, medium+ finish ending with a fruit and spice character. Drinks very nicely now! Good value! Tasting Sample! — 3 days ago

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