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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