Ben Glaetzer Bishop Shiraz 2012 Wine Review

Ben Glaetzer Bishop Shiraz 2012
Ben Glaetzer Bishop Shiraz 2012
Ben Glaetzer Bishop Shiraz 2012
Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia
Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 2
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Product #: 627869
BC Product #: 595082
SAQ Product #: 11099755

Price: $39.95
Alcohol: 15.1%
Drink: 2013-2016
Sweetness: Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Ben Glaetzer
Agent: Free House Ontario Wine & Spirits
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Natalie's Score: 90/100

Smoke and black fruit on the nose with more charcoal, heart-warming warmth on the palate. Full-bodied, supple and smooth. Very tasty.

Shiraz food pairings: grilled game, bison burgers.

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This was reviewed December 7, 2013 by

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Martha Kelly AIWS, CS rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Deep purple in colour, this full-bodied wine has ripe tannic structure and refreshes with complex notes of cassis, black berry, chocolate, cedar, vanilla, hazelnut, savoury layers of aged beef, wet leaves, cigar box, and toast. The flavours linger on the warming, elegant finish.
Enjoy now or cellar until 2018.
Pair with braised red meats or savour on its own.
Date tasted: February 2014.
Evocative notes of campfire smoke, grilled meat, blackberry and dark chocolate. The palate is supple and smooth with a proliferation of berry fruit and smoke notes. A warm, black pepper-dusted finish. A big wine for big meals from a noted producer, and an impressive early example of the great 2012 vintage. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Oct. 2013

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