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2005 Pure Love Wines Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French) "Layer Cake"

Winery: Pure Love Wines

Vintage: 2005

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Layer Cake"

Wine Category: Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French)

Grape blend: 100% Shiraz

Region: Barossa Valley

State or country: Australia

Price: $16

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 91 (based on 4 reviews)

Average Virtual Score: 93.3 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89.99-87)

Review date: March 4, 2007

Wine Review: I love when I find a Very Good Shiraz from Australia and it doesn’t cost that much. This new one called Layer Cake was a nice find at the Worcester Food and Wine Festival. This rich purple colored wine is about as dark a wine as you will find. It has a nice fruit forward bouquet. On the palate, this wine is rich, fruit packed, and quite a tasty wine. The mouthfeel of this wine is smooth, round, and well balanced. The finish is dry and slightly prolonged. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Pure Love 2005 Shiraz Layer Cake.

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