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    2017 Penfolds RWT

    Barossa Valley, South Australia, AUSTRALIA
    $199. 00 Bottle
    $2388.00 Dozen
    ABV: 14.5%
    Closure: Stelvin

    Other Reviews….
    Red raspberries abound on the nose of the 2017 RWT Shiraz, which—as usual—is all Barossa fruit aged in French oak (70% new). It's full-bodied and velvety, with appealing notes of dried spices, beef and plenty of red fruit. There's a cedary veneer to this vintage, which looks as if it will need a couple of years to come together, then drink well for up to two decades.
    95 points
    Joe Czerwinski – Robert Parker’s The Wine Advocate

    Matured for 15 months in French hogsheads (70% new). Deep, vibrant colour; the bouquet is very expressive, speaking of a legion of black fruits, licorice, plum and spice, none of which prepare you for the sheer power of this amazing wine, and its untold depths.
    98 points
    James Halliday – Australian Wine Companion