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EPIPHANY SHIRAZ 2017 Epiphany Vineyard, McLaren Vale, South Australia
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer SISTER'S RUN
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. Very deep intense purple colour. Spicy, bright, youthful, ripe, plummy, black cherry nose with some faintly herbal, mineral-tinged notes. Dry, medium to medium-full bodied, well structured, spicy, tangy, youthful, plum-cherry-raspberry flavours with a lingering, high acid, somewhat cedary, mineral-mocha-tinged finish. Has 14.5% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with a NEW lot number L90052 on the lower part of the glass bottle. Screwcap closure. This is the FOURTH REPEAT of the recommended 2017 (**/**+) was released on February 22, 2020 at $17.95. CSPC 269464
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Nic Pea
Country Australia
Region South Australia
Rating **+(89 points)
Youthful, Tangy, Solid, Ripe Cherry
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: The McLaren Vale is famous for its intensely flavoured red wines, and Shiraz is one of the leading styles produced here. You can expect this example to offer ripe dark fruit with soft, ripe tannins. A popular, easy-to-enjoy wine for burgers, ribs or steak. [The 2018 IWSC Sommelier Challenge did not include a tasting note.] Score - 94 (sommelierchallenge.com, 2018) Price $ 17.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - June 27, 2020
Cases bought 1865 (12 bottles per case)

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