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Food pairing
  • Barbeque
  • Beef
  • Duck
  • Game Meat
  • Lamb

2003 Clarendon Hills Astralis (Shiraz)

  • Syrah
  • 750ML
  • WA99
  • WS95
  • ST94

Reviews

WA99
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, October 2005
...riveting richness, intensity, purity, and equilibrium...abundant amounts of sweet, ripe tannin, and huge extract, richness, and depth. Meant for true connoisseurs who are willing to forget it for 5-8 years...This... ...riveting richness, intensity, purity, and equilibrium...abundant amounts of sweet, ripe tannin, and huge extract, richness, and depth. Meant for true connoisseurs who are willing to forget it for 5-8 years...This fabulous wine offers both power and elegance, and showcases the extraordinary talent of Roman Bratasiuk.
WS95
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, April 2005
Aristocratic stuff, brimming with lovely blueberry, plum and vanilla flavors, wrapped in a mantle of peppery, cedary oak, finishing with plenty of flavor and a rousing intensity that promises a long, impressive... Aristocratic stuff, brimming with lovely blueberry, plum and vanilla flavors, wrapped in a mantle of peppery, cedary oak, finishing with plenty of flavor and a rousing intensity that promises a long, impressive development. A stylish red that shows no signs of quitting...
ST94
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, July 2005
Full-throttle, liqueur-like aromas of raspberry, black cherry, blueberry, mocha, coffee, violet, licorice pastille and exotic Asian spices. Dense and thick yet fresh, exuberant and high-toned in flavor, showing every... Full-throttle, liqueur-like aromas of raspberry, black cherry, blueberry, mocha, coffee, violet, licorice pastille and exotic Asian spices. Dense and thick yet fresh, exuberant and high-toned in flavor, showing every imaginable berry note and an impressively deep, velvety texture...

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