Journey's End Shiraz Single Vineyard 2007, Wo Stellenbosch

Shiraz Shiraz
Stellenbosch, South Africa

$19.95 (337642)

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Oct 26, 2013
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David Brodati
David Brodati

This is a big, bold, dark ruby shiraz. On the nose, it made a mess (that's the last time I pour wine on my nose). But inhaling it revealed dark fruit, smoke meat and tarry and oak aromas. On the palate, there's more fruit, pepper, velvety tannins and a nice full mouthfeel (I will continue to pour wine on my palate). Oak is integrated adding to a fine balance. I would pair this with a juicy peppercorn encrusted steak. January 2014.

4.54.5
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Dan Trcka
Dan Trcka

The 2007 Journey's End Shiraz Single Vineyard, aged in French Oak barrels for 18 months, has intense aromas of yogurty raspberry, blackberry and vanilla. It is a full bodied, extra-dry, fruity wine; with forward acidity, refined tannins (decant for 30 min) and a medium to long finish. It is food friendly yet quite enjoyable by itself; drink now – 2018. My impression: NICE, 90 pts – recommended for its quality. Tasted Jan/14.

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4.54.5
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Tony  G
Tony G

Excellent shiraz. Could have left this another year or two and I expect it may have been even better. Oct 2014

4.64.6
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