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Kirrihill Grenache Sangiovese Tempranillo, Clare Valley 2012 $28

An unusual blend of grapes which works well in a deeply coloured, bright, fruit-forward style. Aromas of raspberry and blackberry, laced with dried herbs. Full-bodied and rich, fleshy and smooth textured with some alcohol warmth and fine tannin backing. Long finish. Now to 2025. 14.8 per cent alcohol. 92/100 – Huon’s Wine 360

Food: steak and kidney pie

Stockists: Amato’s Liquor Mart, Leichhardt; Bourke Street Wine Shop, Waterloo

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