Red

2006 Marius Wines Shiraz Simpatico McLaren Vale

Shiraz

  • Australia
  • South Australia
  • Fleurieu
  • McLaren Vale
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Community Tasting Notes 8

  • GD77 Likes this wine: 95 points

    December 24, 2019 - Superb wine with some now noticeable age and tertiary characters. Drink over next 2-3 years.

  • GD77 Likes this wine: 96 points

    July 3, 2017 - Perfect bottle and best yet. Still youthful and lively but carrying the 10 years age with integrated fruit, oak and super fine tannin. Just a very enjoyable wine. Exceptional now but should still have some time to continue developing.

  • Julian B Likes this wine: 94 points

    September 2, 2015 - Juicy blackberry and black currant flavours, but not jammy. There's also a hint of dark olives and a bit of spice. Medium finish and medium body. Very enjoyable.

  • brisbane piefan Likes this wine: 93 points

    August 29, 2015 - In a great spot now. Has an elegance that many McLaren Vale reds lack. Paired very nicely with a steak but lovely to sit and contemplate without food too.

  • ticklenow1 Likes this wine: 91 points

    November 16, 2013 - Probably suffered a bit in being served after the 2 preceding Marius wines. That's not to say it isn't a great wine - it certainly is. But tonight it's just not quite as good as the Symphony or the EndPlay. Dark fruits, chocolate and even a little aniseed mesh well with the oak. Probably would have benifitted from a few hours in the decanter to help it unwind a little. Getting towards being full bodied I found this more of a bruiser than the Symphony.

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  • By Gary Walsh
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  • By James Halliday
    12/18/2008 (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2006
  • Type Red
  • Producer Marius Wines
  • Varietal Shiraz
  • Designation Simpatico
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Australia
  • Region South Australia
  • SubRegion Fleurieu
  • Appellation McLaren Vale

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 43 (28%)
  • Consumed 108 (72%)

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