Katnook Founder's Block Shiraz 2006, Coonawarra, South Australia

Shiraz Shiraz
Australia

$17.95 (108167)

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April 03, 2010

Critic Reviews (1)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is nicely balanced with Aussie richness yet some restraint as well. Not very shiraz-like but definitely...

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Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Description: Medium ruby going towards garnet in colour with medium+ intensity on the nose.

Positives: Lower alcohol than your average Australian Shiraz. The nose & taste show a lot of spiciness with white, black & red peppers, eucalyptus, pimento, cedar, plum, blackcurrants, raspberry, leather, tobacco leaves & some slate. There is a lot of complexity for a wine that is under $20. This wine is medium body with mild tannins, good acidity & a long finish.

Negatives: None.

Drink now on its own or pair it with grilled lamb chops.

Best Buy.

Tasted: Score: 9+/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 18.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

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