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Jim Jim The Down-Underdog Shiraz 2017 Wine Review

Jim Jim The Down-Underdog Shiraz 2017

Jim Jim The Down-Underdog Shiraz 2017

South Australia, Australia

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Jim Jim

Agent: Vinexx

More Vintages: 2015  2014  2013  2013  2009 

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Hugh Hamilton / Jim-Jim (2015) is a big, dark and robust Shiraz with ripe red berry, vanilla and cracked pepper flavours. Pair with grilled lamb chops. MINE: From Hugh Hamilton winery, Jim-Jim the Down-Underdog is so named for the winery's faithful dog, Jimmy, who passed away in 2010. Great value on this big, dark and robust Shiraz with ripe red berry, vanilla and cracked pepper flavours. Pair with grilled lamb chops and raise a glass for a toast to the life of Jim-Jim. OTHER: This second label from Australia's iconic Hugh Hamilton is named to honour the winery's loyal dog and "grape taster," Jim Jim, who passed away in 2010. The wine was always made to emulate Jim Jim's enthusiasm for life. Crafted to offer red berry, vanilla and pepper in a full-bodied, approachably smooth package, this is a great value and a consistent performer. A versatile wine that will meet all your barbecue needs from hamburgers through thickly sauced ribs (Vintages Panel, updated). - Community Wine Reviews

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