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Date Printed: 8/22/2014
Clarendon Hills Blewitt Springs Old Vine Grenache 2006
Clarendon Hills Blewitt Springs Old Vine Grenache 2006
(search item no. 115630)
boutique wine
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The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 8/22/2014: $49.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2004 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points
2004 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The distinct plum and berry flavors lead to pepper and spices and are seamlessly integrated with velvety tannins. A beautiful full bodied wine that is opulent, intensely flavored and striking.
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About Clarendon Hills:

Clarendon Hills is a small family-run winery based in Clarendon, South Australia. The company was founded by biochemist, Roman Bratasiuk, in 1990. The story of Clarendon Hills is one of passion, dedication and commitment to exception wine. It all began when this biochemist and wine lover decided to produce his own wine. Though he'd never trained as a winemaker, Roman let himself be guided by his refined palate and scientific knowledge. Following his favorite producers and preferred styles, Roman sought to make a version of the wines he loved.