2008 Rustom Sandbox Shiraz
Barossa Valley, South Australia
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$26.99 as part of a mixed case.
"This wine presents with dramatically deep, dark notes of vibrant reds and purples. Deep Blackberry, black plum and cola aromas combine with black pepper, anise, sweet molasses and vanilla bean. Flavors of rich, ripe, blackberry are laced with a hint of raspberry, mocha and sweet toasted vanillin oak, evident of the time in new French barrels. This is a dense structured wine, yet with a charming sense of style."
"93 pts ... Deep garnet-purple in color, the 2008 Rustom Farm Sandbox Shiraz is profoundly scented of plum pudding, creme de cassis and mocha with underlying Chinese five spice and menthol nuances. Full-bodied, voluptuously fruited and possessing a velvety texture, it gives a good, long and spicy finish. Drink it now to 2020+." --05/14
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