First Drop 2015 The Cream Shiraz (Barossa Valley)

This ripe densely structured wine oozes plump plums and red currants along with licorice, mocha and slightly synthetic-feeling oak spice. The alcohol on the palate feels a touch hot, wound by grainy textured tannins. The fruit is plush and silky and the acidity gives it a tangy lift. But overall this wine feels two-dimensional—an expression of ripe primary fruit and oak. Christina Pickard

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  • Alcohol
    15%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Importer
    Merchant Vintner Imports
  • Date Published
    10/1/2019
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