|Australia||2004||Shiraz, Hobbs of Barossa|
6 bottle minimum order
|BT||1 \ 0||12||800.00||12||12||88.888888||97.00||97.00||Shiraz, Hobbs of Barossa||0.75||10|
|Wines are offered subject to remaining unsold. E&OE.|
The spectacular 2004 Shiraz was sourced from vines planted in 1906 with yields a meager 1.25 tons per acre. It was aged for 2 years in new French oak hogsheads (300-liter barrels). Opaque purple-colored, it has a superb bouquet of wood smoke, pencil lead, licorice, blackberry, and blueberry pie. This leads to a full-bodied, mouth-filling, opulent wine with layers of flavor, great depth, and a long, 60-second finish. It has enough structure to evolve for 6-8 years and should drink well through 2025.