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Friday, 17 February 2017

d'Arenberg Ironstone Pressings GSM 2013

As per the wine's title, a blend: Grenache (67%), Shiraz (28%) and a cameo from Mataro (5%). A cracking return to form.

Earth, sweet crusted red fruit, cinnamon. Medium-full bodied, significant presence of red fruit, deeper bassy note (go Mataro!); powdery, chalky tannin that is substantive in its presence. 

Significant depth of flavour. Rhone-esque. 92 

Tasted on: Friday 28th October, a Root day
Source: Sample 
Price: $65
Alcohol: 14.3%
Closure: Screwcap

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