Reserve  |  2002 HJ Reserve Shiraz

TIM WHITE, Australian Financial Review, 26-5-2006, 94 points

Dates and soy smelling, plus some coal- interesting, big-fruited Shiraz.Chewy, dusty in the mouth, becoming sweet and peaty, but also building fine tannins. A truly superior 2002 from South Australia.

 

 

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Closure

Cork

Grape Variety

100% Shiraz

Growing Region

100% McLaren Vale

Colour

Deep, dark maroon.

Aroma

Lifted dark chocolates & rich spice, an intense nose with layers of complexity.

Palate

Huge weight, mouth filling dark fruit flavours combined with rich, sweet oak influence. Long, supple tannins and an extraordinary persistence in the mouth.

Cellaring Potential

10+ Years

Maturation

100% new French oak

Alcohol%/Vol

14.5%

Winemaker

Corrina Rayment, 6th Generation family member

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