Sumptuous shiraz

Ulithorne Frux Frugis Shiraz 2014, McLaren Vale, AUD $85

A luxurious shiraz with full body, opulent flavour and soft tannins. The colour is saturated red-purple; the bouquet involves sweet blackberry, dark chocolate and black cherry. It has great balance in spite of its formidable body and power. Delicious! (Cork)

Score: 97 ★★★★★ – view Huon’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14.5%

Ageing: drink now to 22 years

Food: drink with mature Asiago cheese

Stockists: Ulithorne Wines; Nick’s Wine Merchants – Vic; Beyond The Label, Miranda – NSW (AU)

Ranked #1 of 103 2014 Shiraz from McLaren Vale

Price Benchmark: AUD $124.90 Avg 97pt 2014 Shiraz tasted from Australia

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