Original
18 Ratings
Clarendon Hills Brookman Vineyard Syrah

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah, Shiraz

Style

Red

Region

ClarendonAustralia

Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) The appearance is still of a very intense wine with a red/black mixture that is impenetrable to the eye.On the bouquet that this wine shows particularly savory characters with nuts, fennel and herbal touches along with a briary, woody overlay. Not forgetting that there are some lovely fruit flavors peeping through, and these are in the red berry spectrum.When you taste the wine the fruit flavors are far more prominent, with raspberry and red currant dominating. The alcohol is a very respectable 1...

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    just a great, big bold, but intertwined finesse of fruit leading to chocolate layers. fantastic, and probably the best bottle of wine I've ever had. rated 96/97

    over 5 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 135 on Jun-01
  • International Wine Cellar
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar
  • Wine Advocate
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 10/07.