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Shottesbrooke

Shottesbrooke
2015 Estate Series GSM Red Blend, McLaren Vale

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Lamb Pasta

Category: GSM Blend Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Australia
Alcohol: 14.5% RS: <1%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$19.99
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Shottesbrooke
2015 Estate Series GSM Red Blend, McLaren Vale

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Lamb Pasta

Category: GSM Blend Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Australia
Alcohol: 14.5% RS: <1%
Medium dark garnet color. Aromas of black plum, dehydrated raspberry, wet rose petal, violet, resin, and damp earth with an dry medium body and a delightful, long cherry skin, cranberry, white pepper, clove, and graphite finish with dusty tannins and moderate oak flavor. A bold expressive blend, spice and strength.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: New World & Rich & Full
Aroma Aroma: black plum, dehydrated raspberry, wet rose petal, violet, resin, and damp earth
Taste Flavor: cherry skin, cranberry, white pepper, clove, and graphite
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years with food
Recipes Pairing: Rack of Baby Lamb, Meat Loaf, Lasagna
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A bold expressive blend, spice and strength.

The Importer

Shottesbrooke USA

The Importer
1 805-318-1496

Their Portfolio

GSM Blend Red

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
A GSM Red Blend is composed of the Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvedre (hence the G, S, and M) grapes that define the style of Cotes du Rhone wine.