Penfolds RWT Shiraz Barossa Valley
73 Ratings
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73 Ratings
Penfolds RWT Shiraz Barossa Valley

Wine Details

Vineyard

Penfolds

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

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

Color: Glistening purple Nose: Giveaway, pristine Barossa Valley Shiraz fruit aromas; fresh blueberry pie and blood plum. A barrel-fermented vapor net entraps scents of cinnamon and nutmeg, violet and bergamot. Flirting strawberry yogurt and freshly cut rhubarb aromatics unwittingly entice. A nose of elevated and finessed perfumed high notes a la RWT! Palate: The palate is balanced and full-bodied with a silken, lush, "tofu-like" texture, replete with generous, ripe, even yet firm tannins. Flav...

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Vineyard

Penfolds

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Color: Glistening purple Nose: Giveaway, pristine Barossa Valley Shiraz fruit aromas; fresh blueberry pie and blood plum. A barrel-fermented vapor net entraps scents of cinnamon and nutmeg, violet and bergamot. Flirting strawberry yogurt and freshly cut rhubarb aromatics unwittingly entice. A nose of elevated and finessed perfumed high notes a la RWT! Palate: The palate is balanced and full-bodied with a silken, lush, "tofu-like" texture, replete with generous, ripe, even yet firm tannins. Flav...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/09.
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/03.
  • Robert Parker
  • James Halliday