Begin Your Search
WineAccess Travel Log
Read stories from the world's greatest wine trails.
More About This Wine
Other Wines from this Producer and Vintage
2007 Clarendon Hills Old Vines Grenache Romas Clarendon
Producer: Clarendon Hills
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Grenache
Region: McLaren Vale
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar will make you a smarter wine consumer, no matter what your budget or level of expertise.Get unlimited access to the IWC for one month – FREE!
93(+?) Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - July/August 2010
($50; 84-year-old vines) Saturated ruby. The most aromatically complex of this year's set of grenache bottlings, displaying red and dark berries, cherry, rooty sassafras, smoky herbs and a sexy floral quality. Rich, palate-staining raspberry and boysenberry flavors are given shape by fine-grained tannins, which gain power with air. Packed with dense fruit but slow to show itself right now, finishing with a late note of exotic floral pastilles and very good youthful grip. This could use a couple years to unwind.