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1998 Brokenwood Wines Shiraz Graveyard Vineyard Hunter Valley
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90+ Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - July/August 2001

Bright ruby. Unevolved nose hints at cassis, pepper and mint. Very intensely flavored, dense and deep, but painfully backward today. Hints of dark berries and saddle leather. Finishes quite strong, with youthfully tough tannins. This powerful shiraz will require extended aging, but should reward patience. (The Australian Premium Wine Collection, imported by USA Wine West, San Rafael, CA)

90 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Shiraz is It!
by Winette
Another good wine to settle down and to another night of Olympic medals being doled out by Juan Antonio. This was big and full and fat which is what you will be after sitting and watching all those athletes and drinking and eating at the same time. Enjoy...
I like anything called "graveyard"
by Spleen
Big & brawny! Try with your favorite cut of crocodile!
Just Call me Shiraz Lover
by cablover
This is a big, rich, fat, velvety, spicy, succulent red wine. I may have to change my name :)


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While the grape is currently grown throughout the world, the most elegant Syrahs still come from the Northern Rhone valley, particularly the appellations of Côte Rôtie, Cornas, and Hermitage. Here, steep, terraced vineyards help produce full-bodied, intense, tannic wines loaded with white pepper and red fruit. In the vineyard, Syrah is largely cooperative- vines are productive, but not overly vigorous. Skins are thick, helping the grape...
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