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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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2014 – Tahbilk Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre

By on July 17, 2016 in Mixed Blend, Red Wine with 0 Comments
2014 – Tahbilk Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre

Living in Brisbane Australian, I often have to fly to places for fun or work.  Well on a recent trip through the airport, I decided to stop at the Wine Selectors store and have a chat with a couple of the guys behind the counter. Getting talked into try a few of the wine on […]

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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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2013 – Passion with Red Lips – Shiraz / Cabernet

By on June 15, 2016 in Shiraz Cabernet with 0 Comments
2013 – Passion with Red Lips – Shiraz / Cabernet

I love winter in Australia, its the perfect time to try a nice bottle of red.  There was nothing better then having a lamb roast and knocking back a glass or two of the 2013 Passion with Red lips – Shiraz Cabernet from the McLaren Vale in South Australia. I am not a big lover […]

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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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