1999 Penfolds Wines Shiraz RWT Barossa Valley
A modern Penfolds classic that is at once both sophisticated and hedonistic. Dense crimson red in the glass. On the nose, rich, saturated, Christmas pudding-like fruit and stylish French oak are immediately obvious, followed by more subtle aromas of dried glace fruits and underlying dark liquorice and prune. A sleek, luscious Barossa Valley Shiraz in which a core of blueberry fruit and ripe tannins contribute to phenomenal length of flavour. There is also a refined, luxurious, praline-like flavo...
Vintage ChartRating for Australia-South Australia-Adelaide-Barossa: 88 (average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: young, aging quickly, could be good now<br/>