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    2005 Tyrrell's Rufus Stone Heathcote Shiraz Magnum (1500ml)

    Heathcote, Victoria, AUSTRALIA
    $49. 99 Bottle
    $599.88 Dozen
    Cellar: 3 - 4 Years (2010-2011)
    ABV: 15.8%
    Closure: Screw Cap

    Very deep crimson colour with deep crimson mauve hue. Perfumed nose, with violet top note, followed by blackberry, spice and a hint of chocolate. The palate has good weight with flavours of plum, liquorice, stewed fruit and chocolate evident. Very spicy back palate, with some sour cherry flavours emerging. Aftertaste of plum, liquorice, stewed fruit and confectionary.
    Cellar 3-5 years (2010-2012)
    Alc/Vol: 15.8%

    Other reviews... Medium-bodied, elegant wine; blackberry, spice and dark chocolate (figuratively) borrowed from McLaren Vale; superfine tannins supported by French oak. Tasted 2007. 90 points - James Hallidays Wine Companion