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d'Arenberg d'Arry's Original Shiraz Grenache 2016 Wine Review

d'Arenberg d'Arry's Original Shiraz Grenache 2016

d'Arenberg d'Arry's Original Shiraz Grenache 2016

Mclaren Vale, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: d'Arenberg

Agent: Churchill Cellars Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Great value on the juicy and full-bodied Grenache and Shiraz red wine blend from d'Arenberg with lots of ripe raspberry, cherry, dark plum and anise spice flavours on the palate with good acidity for grilled pepper steak and gourmet burgers. Tannins are firm but approachable.

Shiraz Grenache food pairings: gourmet burgers, grilled rack of lamb, rare roast beef.

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This d'Arenberg d'Arry's Original Shiraz Grenache 2016 was reviewed on November 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Arenberg D'arry's Original 2016 is great value under $20. I keep saying this vintage is as good as the last one, but this one is even better. A terrific blend of Grenache and Shiraz with ripe and juicy dark raspberry, dark berry and liquorice flavours smooth, lush and mouth filling on the palate. Tannins are easy and great balance of acidity for food. Pair with a grilled steak or gourmet burgers and all the trimmings. - Community Wine Reviews

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