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2006 Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz
12 Ratings
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12 Ratings
2006 Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz

Wine Description

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...

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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...

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    chockenb

    Peppery and paired well with Australian spice on lamb.

    almost 5 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    Had with Indian takeout stood up nicely.

    over 4 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    Always drank this at Four Sesons: great!

    about 5 years
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    tonyyong

    medium smell, easy but simple structure

    about 2 years
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    toops

    great wine

    almost 3 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    $22

    over 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Enthusiast
    Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 10/31
  • International Wine Cellar
    Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar on 07/07
  • CellarTracker Community Tasting Notes
    Community Tasting Notes (average 88.1 pts. and median of 89 pts. in 141 notes)
  • 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 ...