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Mitolo Riever Shiraz

Wine Details

Vineyard

Mitolo

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Region

Australia

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:  94 points

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (94-97) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 155 on Oct-04
  • Robert Parker
    "The 2003 Shiraz Reiver is a 100% Shiraz from the Greenock region of Barossa cropped at 1.2 tons of fruit per acre, and aged 18 months in primarily new French barrels and small foudres. Winemaker Ben Glaetzer has fashioned an opaque purple-colored offering displaying a gorgeous bouquet of crushed rocks, violets, and blueberries that is reminiscent of the prodigious 1990 St.-Emilion, Beausejour-Duffau. It possesses a terrific texture, impressive purity, a long finish, and atypically low alcohol (1...