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Yalumba The Strapper Gsm 2012

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There are 4 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Gwen Barton rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Delicious full bodied GSM with wonderful aromas of dark fruit, chocolate, pipe tobacco and warm sweet spice. Black cherry, blackberry and white pepper come through on palate - lovely lasting finish. Paired great with hamburgers topped with blue cheese.
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Aromas and flavors of explosive black cherry and black fruit. The palate offers some spice, earth and a bit of oaky vanilla before ending with a velvety finish. A great value wine that would pair well with grilled pork chops.
Ghislain Lalonde rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

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David Lawrason

This is a very friendly, quite soft but not too sweet or jammy blend with the ripe strawberry-cherry jam fruit of grenache leading off. There are lovely floral notes (peony) with well integrated pepper and spice as well. It's medium-full bodied, quite soft and a touch hot (altho only 13.5% alcohol). It stays nicely focused, ending with sweet fruit, tobacco and gentle earthiness. Very good to excellent length. Despite being named the strapper it has some delicacy. Tasted April 2015
Jane Staples rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

A delicious blend of Grenache, Shiraz and Mataro from Australia's Yalumba Winery which shows ripe blackberry & cassis on nose. The palate repeats with pronounced fruitiness, spice, mocha and slight oak. Full-bodied, rustic tannins and a long tart fruit finish. Would be terrific with lamb or pork.

Natalie's Review

Yalumba The Strapper Gsm 2012, Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia: Full-bodied, lusciously rich and deep with a terrific long finish. Aromas of fleshy sweet dark fruit, a hint of pepper and savoury goodness. Mouth-watering and delicious. Dense, complex and concentrated with black fruit, anise, violets and spices. Amazing quality for the price. Terrific with grilled pork shops, beef or lamb with rosemary. Drink: 2013-2019. 295873 14% XD 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 91/100. May 16, 2015 Top Rated Red Wine. Heavenly Hamburger Wine  Full Review



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