The Colonial Estate Explorateur Old Vine Shiraz 2006 Wine Review

The Colonial Estate Explorateur Old Vine Shiraz 2006
Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia
Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 2
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Product #: 18648
BC Product #: 323741


 
Price: $29.95
Alcohol: 14.5%
Drink: Now
Sweetness: Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: The Colonial Estate
Agent: Profile Wine Group
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Natalie's Score: 90/100

Tangy black berries and cherries with some anise, licorice and mocha on the back. Full-bodied and lush with a pleasant finish.

Old Vine Shiraz food pairings: haggis, meat fondue, grilled or spiced chicken.

This was reviewed February 28, 2009 by
 

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Andrew Bernardo Wine Journal rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Black currants, blackberries, spice, and cassis. Little bit of a fruit bomb going on here. Mint, black olive, and some lively acid keeps it all in check. I'm 91 on this wine. (ottawawinejournal.com)

 
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