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Two Hands Wines Ares Shiraz Barossa Valley
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Wine Details

Vineyard

Two Hands

Varietal

Syrah/Shiraz

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) "One of the most expensive offerings in this portfolio is the 2003 Shiraz Ares, a 230-case cuvee that flirts with perfection. A selection of the best lots of Bella’s Garden, it is a kinky, but fabulous Shiraz fashioned from very old vines, and aged in 100% new French oak (which is barely noticeable given the wine’s concentration). An opaque purple color is accompanied by a flamboyant, riveting bouquet of roasted meats, blackberry liqueur, charcoal, and white flowers. Full-bodied and voluptuous wi...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2002 Vintage) Rating: 98/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 155 on Oct-04
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2003 Vintage) Rating: 98/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 161 on Oct-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2003 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/05
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 167 on Oct-06