Clarendon Hills Hickenbotham Vineyard Syrah
5 Ratings
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5 Ratings
Clarendon Hills Hickenbotham Vineyard Syrah

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Region

ClarendonAustralia

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) "The 2003 Syrah Hickinbotham Vineyard is a prodigious effort. With fabulous notes of melted licorice, smoke, asphalt, creme de cassis, and roasted jus de viande, this full-bodied, dense yet remarkably elegant, well-balanced Syrah should hit its peak in 2-3 years, and last for 15+. Roman Bratasiuk is one of Planet Earth’s greatest winemakers, and obviously a top-notch viticulturist given his obsession with sourcing extraordinary fruit from ancient McLaren Vale vineyards."-Wine Advocate94-96 Poi...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 10/25/2006
  • Sunday Times
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Sunday Times on 00/00/0
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 11/06
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator