External Reviews for D'Arenberg Shiraz Fruit Bat
Deep garnet-purple colored the 2009 The Fruit Bat Shiraz has intense notes of warm plums mulberries dark chocolate and game plus a hint of baking spices and a whiff of prunes. Full bodied with a medium to firm level of chewy tannins it has very good fruit concentration in the mid-palate and a long finish with the spice notes pleasantly seasoning the dried fruits. Drink it 2013 to 2022+. 91+ Points. --Lisa Perotti-Brown Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.
Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2009 The Fruit Bat Shiraz has intense notes of warm plums, mulberries, dark chocolate and game plus a hint of baking spices and a whiff of prunes. Full bodied with a medium to firm level of chewy tannins, it has very g... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Syrah wine from South Australia in Australia. 2009 dArenberg Fruit Bat 750ml
Inky ruby. Exotic aromas of red and dark berry preserves, cherry-cola, violet and spices. Plush and open-knit, offering deep dark fruit flavors and notes of candied flowers and allspice. Tannins build with air and add focus to a long, supple, swee... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Syrah wine from South Australia in Australia. 2009 dArenberg Fruit Bat 750ml
Shallow grey loam planted 1999. Got a bit of lift and also a floral edge marzipan dark fruit and dark chocolate. Chewy dry tannin ferrous rough and rugged - though a little below full bodied. Lots of presence and furry tannin to close. Don t spare the horses! Some gritty tannin and dark bitter chocolate on the finish and a touch of warmth. No lack of character. --Gary Walsh Wine Front.
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