Mitolo Shiraz Reiver
8 Ratings
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8 Ratings
Mitolo Shiraz Reiver

Wine Details

Vineyard

Mitolo

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Region

Australia

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2006 Vintage) Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:  94 points

Vineyard

Mitolo

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Region

Australia

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    loved it, even though it's young

    about 3 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 10/07
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2003 Vintage) "The 2003 Shiraz Reiver is a 100% Shiraz from the Greenock region of Barossa cropped at 1.2 tons of fruit per acre, and aged 18 months in primarily new French barrels and small foudres. Winemaker Ben Glaetzer has fashioned an opaque purple-colored offering displaying a gorgeous bouquet of crushed rocks, violets, and blueberries that is reminiscent of the prodigious 1990 St.-Emilion, Beausejour-Duffau. It possesses a terrific texture, impressive purity, a long finish, and atypically low alcohol (1...
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 148 on Aug-03
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 161 on Oct-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/06