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Date Printed: 7/13/2014
Two Hands Brave Faces Shiraz Grenache 2005
Two Hands Brave Faces Shiraz Grenache 2005
(search item no. 87993)
screw cap wine

The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 7/13/2014: $39.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 Australian Wine Companion rating: 94 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2007 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
2006 Australian Wine Companion rating: 89 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Hints of cedary oak backed by juicy morello cherry and blackbery fruit. Soft and approachable silky tannins mingle with sweet spice and juicy red fruits.
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About Two Hands Wines:

Two Hands Wines was founded in 1999 by Michael Twelftree and Richard Mintz. Their aim was, and still is, to produce the best possible wines from prized Shiraz growng regions throughout Australia. "Quality without compromise" is a core value that drives all decisions from fruit and oak selection to packaging and promotion. Winemaker Matt Wenk has been with Two Hands since 2002 and, together with Michael Twelftree, oversees every aspect of the winemaking process. Their flagship Shiraz, Ares, represents the very best parcels in each vintage and is sselected through an intense barrel classification process. This blend of Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale Shiraz displays the incredible depth of flavor and balance that are hallmarks of this wine.