Elderton Command Vineyard Shiraz
Color: Extremely dark rich plum.Nose: Sweet plumy fruit, oak and vanilla.Palate: Fresh liquorice pepper berry and vanillin oak with a lengthy dark chocolate finishAlcohol: 14.5% by volumeAgeing: Cellar up to 15 years.
International Wine CellarRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 91, July/August 2000 Full, deep ruby. Exotic wood spices, tar, plum, blackberry, black cherry and licorice on the nose. Sweet and dense in the mouth, but given verve by pungent minerality and firm acidity. Strong element of tarry oak. A powerfully structured wine with noteworthy extract. Finishes with pungent oak notes, good grip and very good length. Showing riper and more harmonious than a sample tasted a ye...
Robert ParkerRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 122
Wine AdvocateRating: 94/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 122 on Apr-99
Wine SpectatorRating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/00