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Wolf Blass Shiraz Presidents Selection

Wine Details

Vineyard

Wolf Blass

Varietal

Syrah/Shiraz

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) The 2005 Wolf Blass Presidents Selection Shiraz is rich red in color with deep purple hues. The wine displays aromas of raspberries and plums supported by varietal characteristic white pepper and spice notes. The palate is rich, round and soft, with concentrated berry fruit and great length of flavor. 14 months barrel maturation in seasoned and new American and French oak has enhanced the complexity and integration of the fine, velvety tannins. Suggested food: Eye-fillet steak with peppercorn sa...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 143 on Oct-02
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/03
  • Wine & Spirits
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine