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Creekside Estate Winery Shiraz 2008 Wine Review

Creekside Estate Winery Shiraz 2008

Creekside Estate Winery Shiraz 2008

Niagara Escarpment, Ontario, Canada

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2011-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Creekside Estate Winery

Agent: Creekside Estate Winery

Product: 66654

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Natalie's Score: 90/100

Lovely! Very spicy and full-bodied with black pepper and dark plum notes. I love this wine. Juicy and smooth in texture.

Shiraz food pairings: braised lamb shank, hearty tomato and meat pasta dished, duck confit.

This was reviewed January 3, 2012 by

Reviews and Ratings

Matt Loney rated this wine as 92/100
Peter Wilkins rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Picked as Top Red Wine by Ont Sommeliers SOSA 11/12
The fruit, and resulting wine, showed excellent focus, expressing the savoury spice and black pepper profile framed by rich red fruit and firm tannin that form the core of many Creekside Shiraz bottlings. An intriguing mix of elegant and robust, the 2008 is drinking very well now in its youth but displays the vintage’s bright acidity and intense structure, making it a prime candidate for spending 3-4 years in the cellar to evolve further depth and complexity.



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