2009 Sevenhill Brother John May SJ Reserve Shiraz

Scores: 90+ CT:100 JH:92 AVG: 96
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Unit: 75cl

This wine is named in honour of Brother John May, SJ: the Sevenhill Cellars' Jesuit Winemaker Emeritus. Brother May has been at Sevenhill since 1963 and the fruit for this wine is hand picked from a single block of high-quality, low yielding Shiraz vines which were planted by Brother May shortly after his arrival at Sevenhill Cellars. This is a beautiful, long lived, wine with rich berry flavours. Each bottle is individually numbered.
, Dec 2069, 92
Deep colour; has all the blood and thunder that goes with uber-ripe shiraz, luscious black fruits, licorice and dark chocolate wrapped up by ripe tannins, the oak eaten by the oak. Closure: Screwcap. 15.5% alcohol. AUD$85

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Type Red Wine 紅酒
Grapes Shiraz
Country Australia
Wine Region South Australia
Sub region Mount Lofty Ranges
Appellation Clare Valley
Producer Sevenhill Cellars

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