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Glaetzer Amon Ra Shiraz

Wine Details

Vineyard

Glaetzer

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2007 Vintage) Amon-Ra is considered to be the king of all gods. The temple of Amon-Ra, now known as the temple of Karnak, was believed to be the first temple to ever plant a mono-culture vineyard to produce wine for the citizens of the temple. Rameses 111 lists 513 vineyards belonging to the temple of Amon-Ra. The eye on the front of the label is the all-seeing eye of Horus. The ancient Egyptian eye of Horus or wedjat ("whole one") is a powerful symbol of protection. The eye of Horus is represented as a figu...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 99/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate