2006 Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz
63 Ratings
Detail
63 Ratings
2006 Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz

Wine Details

Vineyard

Torbreck

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

The name Woodcutters stems from when David Powell spent several years working in the Scottish Highlands as a lumberjack or woodcutter in the Torbreck forest.The Woodcutters Red, like all Torbreck wines, sources fruit from hand harvested and hand tended, low yielding vines. It is fermented and gently pressed, then aged for 12 months in large format seasoned barrels and foudres.Although this wine is constantly praised for being succulent and rich, perhaps the best features of Torbreck Woodcutt...

Shipping Information

Free shipping with a purchase of 12 bottles or more.

Free shipping with a purchase of 12 bottles bottles or more.

The name Woodcutters stems from when David Powell spent several years working in the Scottish Highlands as a lumberjack or woodcutter in the Torbreck forest.The Woodcutters Red, like all Torbreck wines, sources fruit from hand harvested and hand tended, low yielding vines. It is fermented and gently pressed, then aged for 12 months in large format seasoned barrels and foudres.Although this wine is constantly praised for being succulent and rich, perhaps the best features of Torbreck Woodcutt...

  • User Avatar

    medium smell, easy but simple structure

    about 3 years
  • User Avatar

    great wine

    almost 4 years
Expert Reviews
Read all 3 expert reviews
  • Wine Enthusiast
    Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 10/31
  • Ken's Wine Guide
    This value offering from Torbreck is very dark and opaque if not black. It opens with some old world notes and hints of blackberry and spice. On the palate, this wine is round, a touch acidic, and ...