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Thorn-Clarke Shotfire Shiraz 2014 Wine Review

Thorn-Clarke Shotfire Shiraz 2014

Thorn-Clarke Shotfire Shiraz 2014

Barossa, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2017-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Thorn-Clarke

Natalie's Score: 89/100

A big, robust, brooding red wine with full-bodied weight and layering on the palate. Made from the iconic Australian grape Shiraz, this wine offers attractive aromas and flavours of blackcurrant, cassis and cedar. Smooth and ready when you are. Try it with meat lovers' pizza tonight.

Shiraz food pairings: venison filet mignon with red wine gravy, grilled bison strip steaks, goose and duck sausage cassoulet.

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This Thorn-Clarke Shotfire Shiraz 2014 was reviewed on August 19, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Perry rated this wine as 91/100
Rachelle O'Connor rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This a big, bold and beautiful red wine - cassis, blackcurrant, chocolate, earth and cedar dominate the palate. The lip smacking flavors linger on the palate and leave you wanting more. Great tannic structure and solid fruit profile, evidence of a great growing season.
Thorn-Clarke's Shotfire (2014) is a big, red and robust Shiraz from the Barossa. Shiraz grapes for this Australian red were cool fermented and the wine was aged in both American and French hogshead barrels for 14 to 16 months. This Australian red wine is made by sixth generation Goddard family. The Shotfire honours the dangerous job in the mines of having to light the dynamite and yell "fire's on" then run for cover. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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