shiraz Tag

Red Wine Basics: Six of the Best

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John Duval 2011 Plexus Barossa Valley Shiraz, Grenache, Mourvedre

I visited the Barossa Valley recently to actually see the birthplace...
Plexus 2011 red blend

Turkey Flat 2010 Butcher’s Block Shiraz, Grenache, Mourvedre

I was recently in Australia, visiting the  Barossa Valley and one...
Turkey Flat Butcher's Block

Luddite 2007 Shiraz

From the Merriam-Webster Dictionary definition of “Luddite”:  “One of a group of...
Luddite 2007 Shiraz

Freedom Ridge 2009 Shiraz

Freedom Ridge is one of Marks & Spencer’s Californian labels from...

Zalze Shiraz Mourvedre Viognier 2011

Okay, so it has been a long time coming but I...
South Africa

Quirky Bird Shiraz Mourvedre Viognier 2012

I really wanted to like this. I’m into quirky wines – at least...
A bottle of Quirky Bird

South Australian Shiraz – Barossa v Clare v McLaren Vale

Australia is renowned for its Shiraz. Its chewy, spicy, in-your-face characteristics...

Shiraz showdown: Morrisons’ Best McLaren Vale 2007 V Cape Heritage Reserve Selection 2011

The differences between wines labelled “Shiraz” and “Syrah” is well documented....

Barefoot Shiraz NV, California

At first I was extremely skeptical about drinking this Barefoot Shiraz....

Dona Dominga Single-Vineyard Shiraz 2010

Dona Dominga is one of the biggest brands to come out...