St. Andrews

St. Andrews

Shiraz 2003

x2

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
Developing brick red with a crimson heart.

Wine Bouquet
Complex aromas of violets, lifted spice, brooding plum and creamy vanilla from maturation in American oak.

Wine Palate
A rich, mouth filling wine which is round in texture yet still has ample length and elegance. Flavours of purple berry fruit abound with subtle spice and faint cedar along with a pleasurable warmth to the palate. The wine has a long, persistent finish.

Cellaring Notes
Delicious upon release but will reward careful cellaring until 2013, possibly longer.
Acidity: 6.5 g/L
Alcohol Percent: 14.8%
PH: 3.65
Region: Taylors Winery
Range Variety Vintage Show Name Year Class Award
St. Andrews Shiraz 2003 Syrah du Monde 2008 Gold
St. Andrews Shiraz 2003 International Wine Challenge 2008 Gold