D'arenberg The Dead Arm Shiraz 2009, Mclaren Vale

Shiraz Shiraz
South Australia, Australia

$54.95 (981183)

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November 09, 2013

Critic Reviews (6)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

D'Arenberg's iconic Dead Arm Shiraz is made from three separate parcels with different soil types: sandstone,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This a very full bodied, ripe, rich and almost creamy smooth shiraz that leans heavily on the barrel with chocolate,...

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Zoltan Szabo
Zoltan Szabo

Full, but not heavy, fresh and savoury with a rather elegant structure; cassis and violet mist with tar, truffle,...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Down, dying, but not out. Cobbled by Dead Arm Disease caused by the fungus Eutypa Lata, these gnarled old vines have...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Along with the relatively recently crafted ’07 (and the many older vintages I’ve been privy to taste), the 2009 Dead...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Ten years ago this was the McLaren Vale iconic Shiraz to stand in line for on a Saturday morning VINTAGES release....

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Community Reviews (1)

Jim McCullagh
Jim McCullagh
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