2008 Turkey Flat Vineyards Shiraz
Syrah - 750ML
  • JH 96
  • WS 92
  • WA 90

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JH 96
James Halliday, August 2010
Excellent crimson-purple; a bouquet that has the same allure as a great pinot drawing you back again repeatedly before you taste the wine; Turkey Flat nailed the '08 vintage capturing all of its luscious black fruits... Excellent crimson-purple; a bouquet that has the same allure as a great pinot drawing you back again repeatedly before you taste the wine; Turkey Flat nailed the '08 vintage capturing all of its luscious black fruits without a scintilla of jam or confection; the texture of the ripe tannins is perfect as is the oak balance.
WS 92
Wine Spectator, December 2012
Dark ripe and focused channeling its smoky blackberry and licorice flavors into a tight beam that lingers against refined tannins. Best from 2014 through 2020.-H.S.
WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2010
The 2008 Shiraz has a deep garnet-purple color and medium pronounced warm blackberry and cassis notes displaying supporting notes of baking spices damp earth licorice and cigar boxes. Full and densely packed with juicy... The 2008 Shiraz has a deep garnet-purple color and medium pronounced warm blackberry and cassis notes displaying supporting notes of baking spices damp earth licorice and cigar boxes. Full and densely packed with juicy fruit in the mouth it has very high acid and a firm level of chewy tannins finishing long. Drink this one now through 2016. Long firm level of chewy tannins. 90+ - Lisa Perrotti-Brown
Color & Type Red
Varietal Syrah
Country Australia
Region South Australia
Sub-region Barossa Valley
Vintage 2008