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Craneford-John Zilm-Grenache-2004-3.0L

Producer: Craneford
SKU: 66
Delivery date: Dispatch within 1-3 day's

Garnet in color, this wine offers attractive scents of black cherry, raspberry and plums with American oak. On the palate it displays very ripe fruit, high alcohol with a hint of sweetness, and good grip on the finish.

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90/100
The Wine Advocate
The 2004 Grenache is a blend of primarily Grenache with small amounts of Mourvedre, Shiraz, Petit Verdot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Fashioned from 35 and 60-year-old Grenache vines, it boasts a deep ruby/purple color as well as an explosive nose of kirsch liqueur, licorice, pepper, and spice box. This rich, opulent, hedonistic Grenache is a total turn-on.
WA, Robert Parker Jr. Issue: #161



87/100
Wine Spectator
Ripe, smooth and generous, offering pretty strawberry jam and plum flavors, picking up a minty note on the silky finish.
WS, Harvey Steiman Issue: 2005
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Garnet in color, this wine offers attractive scents of black cherry, raspberry and plums with American oak. On the palate it displays very ripe fruit, high alcohol with a hint of sweetness, and good grip on the finish.

Products specifications
Varietal Grenache
Brand John Zilm
Country Australia
Area / Appellation South Australia
Region Barossa
Sub Region Barossa Valley
Vintage 2004
Format 3L
Alcohol Volume 15%
Drink Until 2015
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Description

Garnet in color, this wine offers attractive scents of black cherry, raspberry and plums with American oak. On the palate it displays very ripe fruit, high alcohol with a hint of sweetness, and good grip on the finish.

Products specifications
Varietal Grenache
Brand John Zilm
Country Australia
Area / Appellation South Australia
Region Barossa
Sub Region Barossa Valley
Vintage 2004
Format 3L
Alcohol Volume 15%
Drink Until 2015
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