1997 Penfolds Wines Shiraz RWT Barossa Valley
Colour: Deep crimson red. Nose: This is a unique aromatic expression of the Barossa Valley: perfumed fruit with violet-like florals, dried mixed fruit and exotic spices. Berry fruit nuances rise above cedary French oak. Palate: This has the hallmarks of a great Penfolds red wine - superb structure, excellent oak integration, great palate weight and rich fruit. The sweet, rich and generous dark berried Shiraz flavours make a strong, clear statement. Pronounced savoury, cold roasted meat flavours c...
Vintage ChartRating for Australia-South Australia-Adelaide-Barossa: 88 (average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: drink now<br/>
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