Bold and spicy shiraz

Teusner The Independent Shiraz Mataro 2015, Barossa Valley, AUD $27

A bold, spicy shiraz blend with lots of peppery aromas from the mataro and chocolate, vanilla notes from the shiraz. Intense palate with red fruits and spices to the fore. Full-bodied and cheerfully uncomplicated. (Screwcap)

Score: 92 ★★★★ – view on HuonHooke.com

Alcohol: 14.5%

Ageing: best at one to 15 years

Food: drink with steak and kidney pie

Stockists: Vintage Cellars stores; Camperdown Cellars (NSW); Teusner Wines; Planet Wine, Auckland (NZ distributors)

Ranked #4 of 19 2015 Shiraz Blend tasted from South Australia

Price Benchmark: AUD $26.67 Avg 92pt 2015 Shiraz Blend tasted from Australia

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