2005 Amon Ra Shiraz
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8 Ratings
2005 Amon Ra Shiraz

Wine Details

Vineyard

Amon Ra

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Vintages

2007 2006

Winemaker's Notes

"The 2005 vintage has provided us with exceptional reds - all wines capturing the essence of the Barossa Valley and all are reflective of the year. One of the mildest growing seasons on record enabled us to leave our Shiraz on the vine until early April, allowing the fruit to be harvested with intense colour and ripe tannin. The 2005s are more fruit forward than the 2004s and have slightly tighter, 'muscular' tannins with longer cellaring potential. It was a pleasure to be able to create wines in...

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Vineyard

Amon Ra

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Region

Unclassified

Vintages

2007 2006

"The 2005 vintage has provided us with exceptional reds - all wines capturing the essence of the Barossa Valley and all are reflective of the year. One of the mildest growing seasons on record enabled us to leave our Shiraz on the vine until early April, allowing the fruit to be harvested with intense colour and ripe tannin. The 2005s are more fruit forward than the 2004s and have slightly tighter, 'muscular' tannins with longer cellaring potential. It was a pleasure to be able to create wines in...

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