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Sidewood Shiraz 2016 Wine Review

Sidewood Shiraz 2016

Sidewood Shiraz 2016

Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2040

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Sidewood

Agent: VinoLuna

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A fresh and fragrant, full-bodied Shiraz from the cool-climate Adelaide Hills in South Australia with a blackberry, dark cherry, dark chocolate, liquorice, mint and cracked black pepper flavours on the palate. The Shiraz was fermented in stainless steel tank with 25% being whole bunch fermented. The wine was matured in 30% new French oak barrels.

Shiraz food pairings: roast pheasant with sauerkraut, grilled marinated game birds, Hasenpfeffer.

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This Sidewood Shiraz 2016 was reviewed on November 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright CWM rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

A big hulk of a wine that totally over delivers its sub $20 price point. Fragrantly floral with an attractive earthiness, and loaded with black fruit flavours, and classic shiraz spice. 16 months in French oak. Buy it! A classic carbonara pasta would do this justice. @wrightwineblog
From Adelaide Hills, Sidewood 2016 Shiraz is great value under $20. Fresh and fragrant from this cooler-climate wine region, with blackberry, cherry, liquorice, minty, mocha and cracked pepper spice flavours on the palate with lingering fine-grained tannins. Enjoy now and for the next 15 years. - Community Wine Reviews

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