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2008 Schild Estate Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French) "Barossa Valley"

Schild Estate 2008 Barossa Shiraz

Winery: Schild Estate

Vintage: 2008

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Barossa Valley"

Wine Category: Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French)

Grape blend: 100% Shiraz

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Barossa Valley

State or country: Australia

Price: $18

Cases produced: 5,000

KWG Score: 91.6 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (91)

Review date: April 17, 2011

Wine Review: This opaque and dark purple Barossa Shiraz opens with a blueberry and blackberry bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, well balanced, and quite smooth. The flavor profile is a mild blackberry with a hint of licorice and black currant. The finish is dry and its fine tannins are elegant and drift away nicely. This very good value Shiraz is food friendly and would pair perfectly with Theresa's meatloaf. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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