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Penfolds RWT Shiraz Barossa Valley
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Wine Description

(From 2012 Vintage) It was a deep dark red colour. On the nose there was blackberry, liquorice and chocolate. On the palate it was a big rich generous Shiraz with strong berry flavours and the lingering liquorice and chocolate.

Winemaker's Notes

A modern Penfolds classic that is at once both sophisticated and hedonistic. Dense crimson red in the glass. On the nose, rich, saturated, Christmas pudding-like fruit and stylish French oak are immediately obvious, followed by more subtle aromas of dried glace fruits and underlying dark liquorice and prune. A sleek, luscious Barossa Valley Shiraz in which a core of blueberry fruit and ripe tannins contribute to phenomenal length of flavour. There is also a refined, luxurious, praline-like flavou...

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    beautiful nose followed by an interesting tangy but not sour finish. the strength goes off 4 hours later leaving a more subdued nose and finish. still decent but did not exhibit typical Aussie traits.

    over 4 years
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