1998 d'Arenberg The Dead Arm

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  • Syrah
  • 750ML
  • WA 96
  • WS 93
  • IWC 90

Reviews for 1998 d'Arenberg The Dead Arm

WA 96
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, June 2001
...outrageously rich spectacular stuff the likes of which only Australia seems capable of making. Whiners may complain that it is too big too rich too flavorful and too damn good but this opaque purple-colored offering is... ...outrageously rich spectacular stuff the likes of which only Australia seems capable of making. Whiners may complain that it is too big too rich too flavorful and too damn good but this opaque purple-colored offering is loaded with blackberry liqueur smoke charcoal pepper cassis and licorice. Unctuously-textured and full-bodied but neither heavy nor overbearing the wine's sweet tannin and low acidity are hidden in the cascade of fruit and glycerin that melt on the palate. This riveting compelling effort...
WS 93
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, June 2001
This is a round generous Shiraz that's packed with layers of flavor offering ripe berry plum exotic spices and a touch of mint as the long finish unfurls...
IWC 90
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, July 2000
...Blackberry bitter chocolate cracked pepper eucalyptus and a whiff of game on the complex nose. Fat sweet and dense with concentrated blackberry dark chocolate and mint flavors. From small berries and it shows in the... ...Blackberry bitter chocolate cracked pepper eucalyptus and a whiff of game on the complex nose. Fat sweet and dense with concentrated blackberry dark chocolate and mint flavors. From small berries and it shows in the wine intensity. Finishes with dusty even tongue-coating tannins and notes of mint spicy oak and blackberry...