Original
5 Ratings
Rosemount Mountain Blue Shiraz Cabernet

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Region

Australia

Wine Description

(1998 Vintage) The 1998 Mountain Blue shows a rich, deep plum colour and exhibits the outstanding quality that we regard as latent to the Mudgee wine region and our vineyards there. The attractive blackcurrant aroma of Cabernet Sauvignon complements the complex, mint and spice characters of Shiraz. On the palate, the intense fruit and firm tannin structure reaffirms the wine's excellent depth and sustained richness, reflecting the dry vintage conditions. Blackberry and spicy plum flavours dominate the palate, w...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (1997 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 07/31/00.
  • Wine & Spirits
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast