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Date Printed: 10/21/2014
Marquis Philips Shiraz 2008
Marquis Philips Shiraz 2008
(search item no. 100151)
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The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 10/21/2014: $14.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2007 The Wine News rating: 90 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2004 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2003 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The appearance is opaque red-black with a purple rim. The aroma is of rich brown sugar, prunes, black fruits, earth and mineral. The palate is dense, silky, rich and super-ripe. Bitumen, molasses and vanilla. Long, soft structured tannins.
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About Marquis Phillips:

Marquis Philips is a collaboration between American Dan Philips and Australian winemakers to make the most delicious, power-packed wines on the planet. Marquis Philips began with a simple goal: to control the entire winemaking process, soup to nuts, from concept to vineyard, to market, to wine style, to price. The winemakers aim to create wines that are pleasure-giving, dark, ripe, sweet, gulpable, loud, yet subtle, sweet and gentle with a long finish, elegant, Turley-esque, and powerful.