The 2003 Shiraz Dry Bore is a full-throttle effort aged 24 months in a combination of French and American hogsheads. Its opaque ruby/purple color is accompanied by aromas of loamy soil, pepper, herbs, black currants, and berries. Spicy, rich, slightly rustic, but impressively endowed.
Robert Parker on Oct 1st, 2005
Awarded the Five Star Winery rating by James Halliday in 2015, Glen Eldon Wines are a premium winery who specialise in regional wines of distinctive quality. Established by the Sheedy family in 1997 it is a family owned and run winery producing premium wines that display the classic characters of the Barossa Valley.
Situated in South Australia, 60 kilometres northwest of Adelaide, lies the Barossa Valley which has been producing wine since 1842 and these days is recognised as Australia’s quintessential wine region. The hot climate mixed with the ironstone and sandstone soil in the valley, makes excellent growing conditions for grapes and in particular, Shiraz (or Syrah) which classically is full bodied with earthy and spicy notes. Over the last 15 years there has also been an increased interest in the other red Rhone varietals Grenache and Mourvedre. The non-irrigated old vineyards on the cooler west side of the valley are the most treasured and provide fruit for Australia’s most famous wine, Penfolds Grange among many other top-quality bottlings.
Riedel Veritas Syrah / Shiraz (2 Glasses)
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1 of 1 (100%) reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
This is a great little wine. Lovely toasty oak and fruit. Don't tend to share this one much as it's my favorite. Good value too