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Penfolds R.W.T. Shiraz 2001 Wine Review

Penfolds R.W.T. Shiraz 2001

Penfolds R.W.T. Shiraz 2001

Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $150.00

Drink: 2012-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Penfolds

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 96/100

A gorgeously rich and full-bodied Australian red wine made from Shiraz grapes. Aromas of cracked black pepper, fleshy plum and spice. Full-bodied with juicy, mouth-filling black fruit yet there’s balance and finesse. Pair with grilled meats. Decant 1-2 hours. Highly recommended.

Shiraz food pairings: beef steak, prosciuttos, black bean soup, blue cheese, lamb with rosemary.

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This Penfolds R.W.T. Shiraz 2001 was reviewed on September 5, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Rachelle O'Connor rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Ripe blackberry, plum and licorice on the nose - a luscious Barossa Valley Shiraz. This wine is elegant and oozing with sophistication. Peter Gago, Penfolds Chief Winemaker since 2002, has really crafted perfection into the bottle. Luxurious and so very well balanced this Penfolds R.W.T. Shiraz shows lots of dark fruit flavors, blackberry, prune and dried currants amidst delicate hints of French oak. The tannins are silky smooth, with a rich blackberry finish.

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