Australia, 2013

The 2013 growing season was dry with above average temperatures, the spring rains didn’t arrive and February saw heat waves, particularly in South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria.

A shortened growing season meant low yields, but those who irrigated early and sufficiently well, and picked at the right time made some great wines. The heat also meant that there was very little disease. Western Australia and New South Wales experienced more rainfall, detrimentally so in some instances in the latter state.

Australia, 2013

The 2013 growing season was dry with above average temperatures, the spring rains didn’t arrive and February saw heat waves, particularly in South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria.

A shortened growing season meant low yields, but those who irrigated early and sufficiently well, and picked at the right time made some great wines. The heat also meant that there was very little disease. Western Australia and New South Wales experienced more rainfall, detrimentally so in some instances in the latter state.

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  1. Penfolds, Bin 150 Marananga Shiraz, 2013

    Penfolds, Bin 150 Marananga Shiraz, 2013

    Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia

    Optimum Drinking: 2017-2025
    Reviewer Rating: 91 - eRobertParker.com

    "...bursts with spicy blackberry preserves flavors in the mouth, supported by firm, rounded tannins and a lively acid backbone, finishing with great persistence." eRobertParker.com

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  2. Penfolds, Bin 150 Marananga Shiraz, 2014

    Penfolds, Bin 150 Marananga Shiraz, 2014

    Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia

    Optimum Drinking: 2017-2025
    Reviewer Rating: 95 - James Halliday

    "...a success from the outset. A dense and rich full-bodied shiraz, with a phalanx of purple and black fruits framed by 14 months maturation in French and American oak." James Halliday

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  3. Penfolds, RWT Shiraz, 2013 - Cadman Fine Wines

    Penfolds, RWT Shiraz, 2013

    Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia

    Optimum Drinking: 2017-2035
    Reviewer Rating: 95 - Robert Parker

    "...tons of rich, seductive, mouth-coating fruit and firm, rounded tannins, with just enough acid in the very long finish. This is a truly great RWT!" eRobertParker.com

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