Penfolds - Grange (750ml)

Penfolds - Grange (750ml)

Syrah

Vintage: 1989
Winery: Penfolds
Description: A very hedonistic, almost decadent style of Grange, this blend of 91% Shiraz and 9% Cabernet Sauvignon from three grape sources - Kalimna in the Barossa, Penfolds' other sources in the Barossa, and McLaren Vale - is a gorgeously opulent, almost Pomerol-like Grange with an over-ripe characteristic to the fruit. Cherry liqueur intermixed with cranberry and cassis presented in a seductive, full-bodied, very soft, forward style is truly not the classic Grange in the sense of having huge structure and massive concentration, but this wine is loaded, very corpulent, and fleshy. The wine is going to last for up to two decades, but it will be uncommonly succulent and delicious to drink young, as it was several months ago. Among the young vintages of Grange, this is perhaps the most flattering wine that they have produced over the last 20 years, at least for such a relatively young wine. Anticipated maturity: now-2018. - eRobertParker.com, Rp (2/2002)
Price: $ 538.55
Price in original currency: None

Available from Aabalat

Address: 1360 Industrial Ave
Suite A4
Petaluma, CA  94592
United States
Telephone (regular): 707-781-0619
Fax: 206-350-4970
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First added to 1000 Corks on August 22, 2020.