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2005 John Duval Wines Entity
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2 Ratings
2005 John Duval Wines Entity

Wine Details

Vineyard

John Duval

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Wine Description

Colour: Dense ruby purple Nose: Youthful blackberry, blueberry fruit complexed with savoury French oak Palate: Rich and generous with good concentration of dark fruit. Tannins are fine, ripe and bala...

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Vineyard

John Duval

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Colour: Dense ruby purple Nose: Youthful blackberry, blueberry fruit complexed with savoury French oak Palate: Rich and generous with good concentration of dark fruit. Tannins are fine, ripe and bala...

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  • Wine.com
    Number 24 on Wine Spectator's Top 100 of 2007! The 2005 vintage of Entity is an intricately structured wine comprised of rich and vibrant Shiraz fruit. A true reflection of Barossa's soil and climate, Entity displays deep color and distinctive structure. Intense and elegant, Entity expresses aromas of ripe blackberry, blueberry and a hint of spice. Traditional winemaking practices and eighteen months in French oak barriques will ensure the age worthiness of this second release. Enjoy the 2005 vin...
  • International Wine Cellar
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 133, July/August 2007 ($40) Deep violet. Hugely aromatic nose combines powerful blackberry, dark cherry, licorice, mocha and violet scents. Lush and velvety, but with bright minerality giving the dark berry flavors remarkable vivacity. Fills out with air, picking up deeper espresso and high-octane chocolate notes. But this is all about fresh, energetic, pure fruit. Finishes on a bright, nervy note of berry ski...
  • Ken's Wine Guide
    This wine is one of the best Aussie Shiraz’s I have tried so far. This really dark cranberry colored wine opens with a wonderful spicy black current bouquet. On the palate, this wine is very well b...
  • CellarTracker Community Tasting Notes
    Community Tasting Notes (average 91.2 pts. and median of 91 pts. in 54 notes)
  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/08