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Thorn-Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz 2015 Wine Review

Thorn-Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz 2015

Thorn-Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz 2015

Barossa, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Thorn-Clarke

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Campfire and hickory smoke on the nose with dried herbs. Full-bodied with layers of black plums and tar. Pair with roast beef.

Shiraz food pairings: grilled steak in a peppercorn-mushroom sauce, pizza, bison steak, grilled or spice-rubbed chicken.

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This Thorn-Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz 2015 was reviewed on July 22, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Greg Hughes rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

This one has loads of black and red fruit. It was fermented in temperature controlled roto-fermentation tanks. All this helps preserve the purity of the fruit flavours of Barossa Shiraz. It saw a moderate 12 months in French oak.
It's concentrated and pure tasting. Bold, but with very pretty aromatics that blend typical Shiraz spiciness (pepper and eucalyptus). It's by no means overoaked, but I really loved the balance of it. Remarkable, for an under $20 selection.
This producer makes some great value wines that over deliver for what you pay (usually >$25.00). They also have a Bordelais blend with Shiraz tossed in, called Shotfire Quartage. It's also pretty terrific.
Perry rated this wine as 87/100
Fantastic value on this South Australia Shiraz from Thorn-Clarke. Terra Barossa (2015) is earthy, dark, rich and dense with lush blackberry and plum fruit finishing with liquorice spice -- a classic from Barossa. - Community Wine Reviews

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