Two Hands Samantha's Garden Shiraz 2005

$59.95

SKU 117

750ml

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Deep red to the core with a soft ruby red hue. Beautiful bright aromas of red cherry, rhubarb and soft spice characters. Samantha's Garden is the most understated of the Garden Series with its fine elegant tannin structure and lean vibrant red fruits. Although medium bodied, this wine displays power and a solid core of intense complex fruit, backed by the subtle lift of seasoned French oak. A long and persistent finish.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country Australia
Region South Australia
Appellation Clare Valley
Brand Two Hands
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
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Wine SpectatorBright and jazzy. Amazingly generous with its exotic pomegranate-infused cherry and plum flavors, which roll along on an open texture that lets the flavors sail through the air beautifully. There's a lovely touch of mineral on the finish. Drink now through 2015.

Harvey Steiman, May 31, 2007
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Wine AdvocateThe 2005 Shiraz "Samantha's Garden" is from the Clare Valley. Purple-colored, it has a fragrant perfume of floral notes, violets, blueberry, and blackberry liqueur. In an elegant style, it has layered ripe fruit, a velvety texture, well-integrated tannins and plenty of complexity on the mid-palate. There is enough structure for 3-5 years of evolution and it will drink well through 2020.

Jay Miller, October 2007