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STRENGTH IN GENTLENESS GRENACHE 2017 Barossa Valley, South Australia
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer SHANAHANS
In France judging the 2020 Concours Mondial du Sauvignon. Here is Tony Asplerís review. Ruby coloured; black raspberry nose with a note of iodine; medium-bodied, dry, savoury red berry flavour with a firm complex finish. Has 13.5% alcohol and 7 g/L residual sugar. Has not appeared in Vintages before. CSPC 13032
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Lex Win
Country Australia
Region South Australia
Rating **+(89 points)
Spicy, Peppery, Savoury
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: This 100% Grenache is sourced from 100-year-old vines and is unoaked to allow the old-vine fruit full rein. It offers the classic roasted fruit note that is so distinctly Barossa, along with cherry, leather and spice. A great wine at a great price. Pair with roast meats. (Vintages panel, June 2019) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - March 21, 2020
Cases bought 335 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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