Small Gully Mr. Black's Little Book Shiraz 2008, Barossa Valley, South Australia

Shiraz Shiraz
South Australia, Australia

$18.95 (287979)

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January 05, 2013

Critic Reviews (1)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a big, ripe (15.2%) jammy, maturing shiraz with complex aromas of dried fig, chocolate, cedar, leather and a...

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Community Reviews (4)

Gilles La Fleche
Gilles La Fleche

Original rating 90+

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urotsukidoji
urotsukidoji

very good

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empty_bottle

Big ol' fruit bomb. Plenty of dark berries with dark chocolate and a hint of coffee mixed in. A velvety finish with decent tannic structure.

Not great value for money.

Tasted January 2013.

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oinosonline
oinosonline

Generally not a Shiraz drinker. This is a fruit filled crowd pleaser and I would say benchmark QPR. -1 for the dreaded screwcap...

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