Succulent with energy

Shingleback D Block Reserve Shiraz 2013, McLaren Vale, AUD $55

A lively McLaren Vale red with great concentration. Soft, rounded and plush with stewed plum, spice and chocolate. Full-bodied and supple with impressive depth. Regionally expressive with good use of oak. Balanced, succulent and energetic. (Cork)

Score: 93 ★★★★ – view Toni’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14.5%

Ageing: now to 2023

Food: Grass-fed sirloin on the bone with cauliflower gratin

Stockists: Shingleback Wines; Vintage Cellars stores (AU)

Ranked: #19 of 108 2013 Shiraz from McLaren Vale

Awarded: Top Rank

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