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2015 Wolf Blass Gold Label Barossa Shiraz

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2015 Wolf Blass Gold Label Barossa Shiraz

Single Bottle - Standard - 750ml

Regular Price: HK$150.00

Special Price HK$99.00

Tasting Notes:

Super bold and rich. Really intense red and dark berry fruits. Tannins stretch long and outrun the fruit on the finish. Drink now with food to tame the tannins. Screw cap.

Tasting Notes:

A dashing vermilion, verging on opaque, this is plush, full feathered shiraz. Spread across a regalia of saturated dark fruit flavours, anise and peppery spice, handling across a combination of seasoned and new French oak imparts some tannic resolve to the gushing fruit. Eminently satisfying.

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Wolf Blass is an Australian winery based in Nuriootpa, South Australia within the Barossa Valley wine region. It was established in 1966 by Wolfgang Blass, a German immigrant who arrived in Australia in 1961 with little money but with a diploma in winemaking. One of his first jobs was with Tolley, Scott and Tolley as a winemaker. Wolf Blass Wines Ltd was purchased by Mildara in 1991, to form Mildara Blass, and was itself bought by Fosters Brewing six years later, which then acquired the Rothbury Group in 1998. When winemaker Wolfgang Blass started producing his style of red and white wines he claimed they would "make strong women weak and weak men strong", Other contentions by Blass include that "parasitic and idiotic funding systems for overseas promotion mean that overproduced wine from Australian irrigated fruit will hit rock bottom, facing competition from South Africa", and "Barossa should focus on what it does best: full-bodied Shiraz". He has also stated that "No table wine over 15% should ever get any medal, anywhere in the world, ever."