Climbing Shiraz 2004

Syrah/Shiraz from Australia

$16.99
Item No. 88258
  • red wine
  • screw cap wine
  • JH91
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Winemaker's Notes

The Shiraz from the Orange region is not one to deliver the big, sweet fruit flavors found in many warmer climate Aussies; the style, instead, resembles a more European flavor profile, which can be attributed to the cool climate balanced with the region's continentality. This brings a clarity of fruit and earthy characters to the wine. Bright fruit on the nose and palate enhanced by natural spiciness and background oak.

Learn About Climbing

The wines of Climbing are sourced from Orange, the Australian wine region in New South Wales, located approximately 125 miles west of Sydney on the slopes of the Great Dividing Range. Defined by altitude, as well as by soil type and other more common traits of terroir, Orange begins at 1,965 feet (600 meters) above sea level, and is one of Australia"s highest and coolest wine...

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Learn About Other Australia

With a landmass the size of the US, Australia has just as many appellations. Many wines are simply labeled from their state of origin. Some of these are the most popular: New South Wales - home to Sydney and other tourist destinations, New South Wales has a smaller focused wine growing region, but many wines are a blend of these smaller appellations and so are deemed New...

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Learn About Syrah/Shiraz

(seh-RAH/shee-RAHZ) It's a Smokin' Grape Syrah and Shiraz - same grape, different name. It's a popular and adept variety, growing in multiple regions and creating many different styles of wine. The home base of Syrah is the Northern Rhone, where it creates the exclusive wines of Hermitage and Cote Rotie. On the less pricy side, the Rhone makes Syrah-based wines in Crozes...

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Winemaker's Notes The Shiraz from this region is not one to deliver big sweet fruits; the style resembles a more ...
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