Cost: $18.95 (Sale price until 18 June 2017: $15.95)
Category: Red Wine
Location: LCBO Vintages
Region: Clare Valley
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Wakefield Wines
Alcohol: 14 % Alcohol/Vol.
One of the best commercially produced Shiraz from Australia
Description: Medium ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features light cedar, blueberry, blackberry, plum, black pepper, cassis, vanilla and lavender on the nose. Medium body with light tannin, good acidity and a good length.
Negatives: Some heat from the 14% alcohol.
Drink now or in the next 3-5 of years on its own or pair it with Spicy-Sweet Beef Kabobs.
Tasted: 8 June 2017
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 (Sale price: 9/10) Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+