Shiraz

2015 – Brown Brothers Heathcote Shiraz

By on November 13, 2017 in Red Wine, Shiraz with 0 Comments
2015 – Brown Brothers Heathcote Shiraz

Being in a strange land, you want to sample new things.  I did that with the Brown Brothers 2015 Heathcote Shiraz.  I have had a few Brown Brothers over the years. To be honest I found this bottle to be a little bitter or tart in taste. You kind of expect a Shiraz to be […]

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Five Geese – 2012 McLaren vale Shiraz

By on January 23, 2017 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
Five Geese – 2012 McLaren vale Shiraz

I am a self professed lover of Red Wine.  Nothing beats an Australian red, well a red from any country actually.  But the Five Geese 2012 McLaren Vale Shiraz certainly reaches for the top of the list. A few years back, I started suffering from respiratory symptoms when drinking Shiraz…  thank god I got over it. […]

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St Hallett 2011 Blackwell Shiraz

By on January 7, 2017 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
St Hallett 2011 Blackwell Shiraz

St Hallet’s is a funny wine, I first had it with a  girl I was dating (yes wine and girls, maybe I should look at that), share a bottle of this way back when.  The Shiraz is a great drop, the St Hallett is no different, you could almost imagine the dark chocolate, aniseed, raspberry […]

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2013 – Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel Shiraz

By on July 7, 2016 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
2013 – Jacob’s Creek Double Barrel Shiraz

I had been working my butt off for the last 4 months or so, I had been working crazy hours.  Another crazy bastard working the same crazy hours in Victoria, was giving me a shoulder to cry on.  We got taking about wines. Well there are many fun things that happen in life, but making […]

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Chapel Hill 2014 Shiraz – The Parson

By on April 2, 2016 in Shiraz with 0 Comments
Chapel Hill 2014 Shiraz – The Parson

When it comes to red wine, Australia pretty much owns the market, in another words Australian Red Wine rocks.  At some stage I must of signed up for a wine club with Chapel Hill winery.  Every six months or so they called, usually I just fobbed them of.  This time I took the chance and […]

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2013 Whiz Bang Barossa Shiraz Review

By on February 11, 2016 in Red Wine, Shiraz with 0 Comments
2013 Whiz Bang Barossa Shiraz Review

Its always an interesting thing I find when choosing wine.  Although there is huge taste differences between wine varietals, some times there is very little difference between a wineries, a Shiraz from from winery is similar to another . Whiz Bang Barossa Shiraz, was a nice change, I love red wine although I prefer heavy […]

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