Marquis Philips Grenache Mclaren Vale 2008

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Deep garnet-red, purple rim. Perfumed blueberry liqueur, sweet vanilla overlay on the nose with creamy blueberry tart...

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Great value-driven burger wine. Lots of polish with sweet fruit and a long finish. If you hate the fruit bombs, you'll despise it. If you like th... Read more

Rich & intense, with dark cherry, blue & black berry, and firm mineral notes. Smoky, vanillin oak comes through on the finish. Well-balanced & perf... Read more

This wine was very good with no decanting. Bought it at a Binny's for $13.99. It was not a dark red but definitely not weak in color. It was rel... Read more

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Snooth User: jasonkauf
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2007 10/13/2008

Great value-driven burger wine. Lots of polish with sweet fruit and a long finish. If you hate the fruit bombs, you'll despise it. If you like them, this one's a little different...less reliance on the oak, more on the sweetness.


Snooth User: egon klimt
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4.50 5
Vintage: 2007 03/06/2010

Rich & intense, with dark cherry, blue & black berry, and firm mineral notes. Smoky, vanillin oak comes through on the finish. Well-balanced & perfect for b-b-q. 93pts.


Snooth User: jjstew33
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2007 05/25/2009

This wine was very good with no decanting. Bought it at a Binny's for $13.99. It was not a dark red but definitely not weak in color. It was relatively dry given the price and grape, but before I get held accountable to that comment I want to try it with something other than burgers. Overall, for the price, I thought it was a very good wine.


External Reviews for Marquis Philips Grenache Mclaren Vale

External Review
Source: NapaCabs.com
07/07/2011

According to the Wine Advocate: The 2008 Grenache was sourced from 30 60 year-old, low yielding vines. It was aged for 12 months in predominantly seasoned French and American oak. Medium ruby-colored, it displays an enticing perfume of cedar, earth notes, and cherry. Smooth and seamless on the palate, this is a concentrated, ripe, flavorful, totally pleasurable wine that lacks only complexity. Drink it over the next 4 years.


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Source: Fame Wine and Tobacco
04/30/2010

Marquis Philips Grenache 2008 and all other wine from Marquis Philips are available for immediate delivery and discounted prices from CheaperCigars.com. We also carry wide variety of wine from Australia and across the globe.


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3.00 5
2007 03/22/2010

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep garnet-red, purple rim. Perfumed blueberry liqueur, sweet vanilla overlay on the nose with creamy blueberry tart notes. Rich palate, sweet, mouth-filling. Patisserie, chocolate sauce, and a hint of aniseed liqueur. Gentle defining tannins on finish.

Deep garnet-red, purple rim. Perfumed blueberry liqueur, sweet vanilla overlay on the nose with creamy blueberry tart notes. Rich palate, sweet, mouth-filling. Patisserie, chocolate sauce, and a hint of aniseed liqueur. Gentle defining tannins on finish.

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