Jim Barry The Mcrae Wood Shiraz 1999, Clare Valley, South Australia

Shiraz Shiraz
Australia

$65.00 (737817)

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  • 9191

...Dark red currant in colour, the wine is in the process of developing a remarkably intense bouquet of savoury-driven red currants, leather, scorched earth, roasted wild game, asphalt, spice, and a hint of eucalyptus leaves. Complex, with beautiful mature fruit, well-integrated tannins, milder acidity, and a classy, lingering hint of red currants and leather traces on the finish. Brimming with character, focus, and balance, this is superbly pleasurable. Now-2015. (Julian Hitner, The Successful Collector, May 2011)
91 pts
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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

If anything, the 1999 McRae Wood serves as a valuable reminder of how well quality Clare Valley Shiraz can age. Dark...

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