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11 Dec, 2006
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WINE REVIEWS - PENFOLDS GRANGE BIN 95 (1955 to 1989)
1989 A full-bodied, youthful, smoky, overripe cassis-scented wine with massive body, and copious quantities of smoky, vanillin-scented new oak, this moderately tannic, juicy, opulent, muscular Grange requires 5-7 years of cellaring. It should last for 20+ years. 93/100 RP Jr. 1995
1988 Still monolithic, this opaque purple-coloured wine possesses an earthy, cassis-scented nose that has not begun to reveal any complexity or nuances. Full-bodied,...
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WINE REVIEWS - PENFOLDS GRANGE BIN 95 (1990 to 2001)
2001Deep purple. A very attractive wine with dark chocolate/plummy/sandalwood aromas and sweet malty oak. The palate is rich and fleshy with plenty of fruit richness and dark chocolate/liquorice flavours. The tannins are fine and ripe building chalky at the finish. Lovely concentration and flavour length. Still elemental/unevolved. 94/100 AC 2003 2000Penfolds renowned 2000 Grange is only the fifth vintage to be made from 100% Shiraz (the others being 1951, 1952, 1963 and 1999). It is al...
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WINE REVIEWS - Tips for Responsible Alcohol Consumption
1. Know your limit2. Eat food with drinks3. Sip your drink4. Accept a drink only when you really want one. 5. Cultivate taste, quality not quantity6 Appoint a designated driver. 7 Respect the rights of individuals who do not wish to drink.
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