1999 Standish Shiraz
Syrah - 750ML

  • WA 92

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WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 2002
Aged 28 months in neutral French oak and bottled without filtration this is a spectacular effort. An opaque purple color accompanies fabulous aromas of creosote blackberry liqueur melted licorice and truffles. This... Aged 28 months in neutral French oak and bottled without filtration this is a spectacular effort. An opaque purple color accompanies fabulous aromas of creosote blackberry liqueur melted licorice and truffles. This layered opulently-textured extremely concentrated 1999 possesses low acidity spectacular fruit purity and massive palate presence. This is not for readers looking for understated restrained European-inspired reds. It is a classic Barossa Valley nearly over the top Shiraz fruit bomb. Dan Standish who has worked for David Powell of Torbreck fame produced this Shiraz from 87-year old vines. Anticipated maturity: now-2015.Importer: Benjamin Hammerschlag Epicurean Wines Seattle WA; tel. (206) 923-1376
Color & Type Red
Varietal Syrah
Country Australia
Region South Australia
Sub-region Barossa Valley
Vintage 1999