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2008 Torzi Matthews Vintners Shiraz Frost Dodger Eden Valley
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91 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - July/August 2010

($40) Opaque purple. An intensely spicy bouquet displays scents of blackberry, cherry compote and smoky Indian spices. Powerful dark fruit flavors are surprisingly lithe on the palate, with fine-grained tannins lending gentle grip and structure. The spicy note repeats on the impressively long finish, along with notes of black cardamom and violet pastille. This will drink well over the short to medium term. (Vine Street Imports, Philadelphia, PA)

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Syrah

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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