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Porcupine Ridge

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Vintage: 2007
Type: Syrah
Country: South Africa – Cape of Good Hope

I was quite disappointed with this wine. Apparently a medal winner in this years IWC, I was certainly expecting more from it. I found it harsh and acidic, which will perhaps mellow with age. Stay away for now, perhaps revisit in a few years.

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Rosemount GSM

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

Vintage: 2003
Type: Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Country: McLaren Vale – Australia

Another amazing wine. Full Bodied and Oaky, with great flavours. Highly recommended.

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Aresti Estate Carmenere

Monday, September 29th, 2008

Vintage: 2005
Type: Syrah Oak-Aged Reserva
Country: Chile

Nice Syrah. It went well with the spicy dish we had that evening. Nice rich fruity taste.

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Château de Villenouvette Cuvée de Réserve

Friday, September 5th, 2008

Vintage: 2006
Type: Oak Aged Syrah, Grenache and Carignan
Country: France – Corbières

Excellent wine. The flavours are deep and complex and the bouquet is lovely. Highly Recommended.

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