2009 First Drop Fat Of The Land Seppeltsfield Shiraz

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  • Syrah
  • 750ML
  • JH 95
  • IWC 93
  • WS 92

Reviews for 2009 First Drop Fat Of The Land Seppeltsfield Shiraz

JH 95
James Halliday - James Halliday, February 2012
Impenetrable colour, and whilst dark and brooding in character, the wine offers glimpses of vibrant fresh blackberry, vine sap and bitter chocolate; the palate is full-bodied and powerful, with a brightness and floral... Impenetrable colour, and whilst dark and brooding in character, the wine offers glimpses of vibrant fresh blackberry, vine sap and bitter chocolate; the palate is full-bodied and powerful, with a brightness and floral note that engages, and acidity that lingers evenly on the finish; power with restraint.
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, September 2011
Inky purple. Explosive aromas of blackberry and boysenberry, with complicating notes of licorice and violet. Sappy, rich and structured, with compellingly rich dark fruit flavors and building tannins. This sweet, layered... Inky purple. Explosive aromas of blackberry and boysenberry, with complicating notes of licorice and violet. Sappy, rich and structured, with compellingly rich dark fruit flavors and building tannins. This sweet, layered wine is slow to unfold. Shows serious power on the finish, which leaves notes of floral pastilles, vanilla and licorice behind. I'd let this primary wine rest for at least a few more years. 93+ - Josh Raynolds
WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, October 2012
Rich and deep, this is a beautifully focused Shiraz that glides rather than stomps, offering a cascade of cherry, blackberry, mint and verbena flavors, with a hint of licorice as the finish lingers effortlessly. Drink now... Rich and deep, this is a beautifully focused Shiraz that glides rather than stomps, offering a cascade of cherry, blackberry, mint and verbena flavors, with a hint of licorice as the finish lingers effortlessly. Drink now through 2019. 300 cases made. –HS