St. Andrews

St. Andrews

Shiraz 1999

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Region: Taylors Winery
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Enormously flavoursome with rich fruit characters of black cherry, plum and ripe berries. American oak adds nuances of vanilla, cigar box, coffee and toast.

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Wine Colour
Intense, dark ruby / brick red.

Wine Bouquet
Aromas of plums, eucalypt, cinnamon and spice abound on rich, creamy oakderived vanillin and mocha.

Wine Palate
An enormously flavoured wine with fruit characters of black cherry, plums and ripe berries. The oak is[/b] strong, and adds to the powerful palate with vanilla, cigar box,
coffee and toast. Overall, the balanced silky tannins enhance the mouthfeel and although technically dry, the wine has truly enjoyable fruit sweetness. A delightful wine giving amazing persistence and length of flavours.

Cellaring Notes
Will cellar well until at least 2010.
Acidity: 6.5 g/L
Alcohol Percent: 14.6%
PH: 3.4
Region: Taylors Winery
Range Variety Vintage Show Name Year Class Award
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 Perth Royal Wine Show 2002 48 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 Royal Melbourne Wine Show 2001 38 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 International Wine Challenge 2002 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 Cairns Wine Show 2002 7 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 Royal Adelaide Wine Show 2001 58 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 Sydney Royal Wine Show 2002 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 International Wine & Spirit Competition 2003 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 1999 Rutherglen Wine Show 2000 30 Gold