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2005 Glaetzer Shiraz Amon-Ra Barossa Valley

abv 14.5%
  • 96 WA
  • 92 WS
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SKU: 73521-2005

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  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 96

    Deep garnet in color, the 2005 Amon-Ra displays aromas of pure black currant cordial, dark chocolate, violets and toast with a hint of raw meat and touch of Indian spices. Full-bodied with a taut and muscular frame defined by firm grainy tannins, it is still very youthful and offers fresh, crisp acid that retains nice vibrancy through the long finish. Drink it now until 2020+.
    Author: Lisa Perrotti-Brown
  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 92

    Smooth, round and spicy, with star anise and soy sauce overtones to the rich cherry and toast flavors, lingering on the generous finish. Has depth and impressive detail. 1,000 cases made.
    Author: Harvey Steiman
  • Self | Rating: 98

    Author: dave1161
  • Self | Rating: 93

    Author: gotwine
  • Self | Rating: 99

    Author: danielhockey
  • Anonymous | Rating: 98

    98 RP
    Drink Dates: 2014
    Author: rpose
  • Self | Rating: 96

    spice, dark fruit, full bodied, long finish. complex and evloving.
    Author: Owens Jack
More than half of all Australian wine production takes place in the South Australia region—home to the Shiraz-specializing Barossa Valley as well as revered Riesling zones Clare Valley and Eden Valley. South Australia is too large and diverse to generalize about climate or topography, with both cooler coastal areas and warmer inland sections—but rainfall is generally low throughout and drought is a constant concern. 

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 1886 bottles owned
  • 351 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 97
    (Out of 351 collectors)