Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz
63 Ratings
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63 Ratings
Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz

Wine Details

Vineyard

Torbreck

Varietal

Shiraz

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2006 Vintage) 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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    gorgeous fruity wine - perfect Christmas dinner companion

    over 4 years
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    pepper

    over 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Enthusiast
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 10/31
  • Ken's Wine Guide
    (From 2006 Vintage) 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 ...
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate