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69 Ratings
Penfolds Shiraz St Henri

Wine Details

Vineyard

Penfolds

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Region

Australia

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) "This Shiraz is aged in enormous old oak vats and, as such, doesn’t offer up the toasty, caramelly flavors that we often associate with Oz Shiraz. Instead, the fruit speaks for itself - the palate is showing mostly black plum and black cherry, with chewy tannins and a little earthiness on the finish. It's an excellent, solid wine, best drink now through 2008."-Wine Enthusiast Dense red with purple hues near rim. Lively, rich and concentrated berry characters leap from the glass - raspberry and b...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/12/2013
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/06
  • Wine Advocate
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 167 on Oct-06
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/07
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar on Jul-06