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Greenock Creek-Apricot Block-Shiraz-2004-750mL

Producer: Greenock Creek
SKU: 783
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Another example of young vines making profound wines.  Spending 26-28 months in old American oak barrels and small foudres (hogsheads), these wines are bottled unfiltered, and exhibits the intense extract, and style unique to Australia.  Made from ultra ripe fruit, they show purity of the Shiraz grape, rarely seen, without being monolithic or heavy.
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The 2004 Shiraz 'Apricot Block' was aged for 28 months in older American oak. It has an expressive bouquet of cedar, tar, pepper, violets, blueberry, and licorice. Full-bodied, smoothly-textured, layered, and rich, this intense, powerful wine should drink well for 12-15 years.
, Jay Miller Issue: #173
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Another example of young vines making profound wines.  Spending 26-28 months in old American oak barrels and small foudres (hogsheads), these wines are bottled unfiltered, and exhibits the intense extract, and style unique to Australia.  Made from ultra ripe fruit, they show purity of the Shiraz grape, rarely seen, without being monolithic or heavy.
Products specifications
Varietal Shiraz
Brand Apricot Block
Country Australia
Area / Appellation South Australia
Region Barossa
Sub Region Barossa Valley
Vintage 2004
Format 750mL
Alcohol Volume 15%
Drink Until 2022
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Another example of young vines making profound wines.  Spending 26-28 months in old American oak barrels and small foudres (hogsheads), these wines are bottled unfiltered, and exhibits the intense extract, and style unique to Australia.  Made from ultra ripe fruit, they show purity of the Shiraz grape, rarely seen, without being monolithic or heavy.
Products specifications
Varietal Shiraz
Brand Apricot Block
Country Australia
Area / Appellation South Australia
Region Barossa
Sub Region Barossa Valley
Vintage 2004
Format 750mL
Alcohol Volume 15%
Drink Until 2022
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