Camelback Shiraz 2008, Sunbury

Shiraz Shiraz
Victoria, Australia

$24.95 (665125)

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89 pts
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April 26, 2014

Critic Reviews (4)

Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

This is a lighter style of Aussie shiraz from the cooler Heathcote region in Victoria more elegant and less powerful...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A restrained but very intriguing Shiraz from Victoria. Fleshy, developed and exceptionally harmonious. Drinking...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Sunbury is cooler maritime and altitude influenced region northwest of Melbourne, not far from the international...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a lighter, more refined example of Aussie shiraz from windswept Heathcote in Victoria. Tannins are fine...

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Community Reviews (2)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

High intensity aromas of black pepper, oak and hints of dried fruits. Medium-bodied with smooth, integrated tannins featuring flavours of sweet ripe fruits. Finish is long and smooth with hints of blueberry. Tasted Feb/2014.

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Dan Trcka
Dan Trcka

The 2008 Camelback Shiraz, aged in French Oak for 14 months, has intense aromas of cranberry, pomegranate, raspberry, lees and oak. It is a medium bodied, extra-dry, integrated wine; acidic with refined tannins and a medium, somewhat reduced finish. My impression: NOTHING SPECIAL, 87 pts – there is a possibility that this was not a good bottle. Tasted at Australia Today 2014 Trade show http://grapeselections.com/australian-wine/ in Feb/14.

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