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Sandalford Estate Vineyards Protégé Shiraz 2005 Wine Review

Sandalford Estate Vineyards Protégé Shiraz 2005

Sandalford Estate Vineyards Protégé Shiraz 2005

Margaret River, Australia

Community Score:89/100

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Price: $17.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Sandalford Estate Vineyards

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Founded in 1840, Sandalford Wines is one of Australia’s oldest and largest privately owned wineries. It’s situated in the picturesque countryside of the Swan River Valley, less than a 30-minute drive from downtown Perth. This approachable Aussie Shiraz is a deep red with loads of blackberry and complex spicy layers on the nose. It’s dry and medium-bodied with a rich and satisfying finish. My note: A seamless, blackberry-scented wine with savory game and spice notes. Lots of layered flavor here with a warm, satisfying finish. A lusty Shiraz for cold winter nights.

Shiraz food pairings: lamb chops, barbecued beef ribs, hearty lamb stew, pork mole pablano.

This Sandalford Estate Vineyards Protégé Shiraz 2005 was reviewed on January 10, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

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