Jim Barry

The Armagh Shiraz 2016

voluminös & kräftig
Shiraz 100%
14,0% Vol.
Trinkreife: 2024–2050
Verpackt in: 6er
Lobenberg: 100/100
Suckling: 99/100
Parker: 97/100
Australien, Clare Valley
Allergene: Sulfite, Abfüllerinformation

Suckling über: The Armagh Shiraz

-- Suckling: Wow. This is a bold, brassy shiraz that carries a wealth of very intense aromas of ripe blackberries, dark plums, licorice and sweetly spiced earth. Still so very youthful and primary. The palate is so powerful, so mouth-filling and so, so juicy. This manages to deliver such intensity and composure. Supple, long and deep-set tannins and heroically expressive fruit. Really impressive now, but this will deliver much more over the next two decades. One of the finest releases to date. 99/100


Parker über: The Armagh Shiraz

-- Parker: My pick of the recently bottled vintages, the 2016 The Armagh Shiraz shows a bit more obvious oak (simply because of its youth) but also a wonderful taut tension between ripeness and acidity. The fruit here is a bit redder in profile, leaning more toward raspberries than blackberries, while still being fully ripe. Full-bodied and supple, it finishes cedary, intense and long, adding in complex, lingering spice notes. 97/100

Mein Winzer

Jim Barry

The Armagh war lange Zeit der einzige ernsthafte Konkurrent von Penfolds Grange im Wettbewerb um die Krone des australischen Shiraz. Weitere Mitbewerber sind dazugekommen, aber er ist immer noch ein Klassiker und einer der größten Weine Australiens.

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