R Wines Grenache Barossa Valley Bitch 2008

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What's in a name? It may be a little controversial but it can't hide the fact that this is a good wine. Quality Ebene...

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This is one of my first experiences with Grenache and it's not bad. Pale red in color, it's obviously much lighter bodied than most red wines I fa... Read more

I really like grenache so I am biased but I recently tried this and it is one omy new favorties for around $10. Very drinkable, nice couch wine. Read more

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Snooth User: biondanonima
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2.50 5
09/17/2010

This is one of my first experiences with Grenache and it's not bad. Pale red in color, it's obviously much lighter bodied than most red wines I favor. Reminds me of strawberry or raspberry jam, though not really sweet. I'm drinking it at room temp but it might be good with a bit of a chill - nice, easy drinker. Would probably be good with food, but not anything with a terribly strong flavor.


Snooth User: admiral44
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4.00 5
06/12/2010

I really like grenache so I am biased but I recently tried this and it is one omy new favorties for around $10. Very drinkable, nice couch wine.


Snooth User: Lori Evans Larsen
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0.00 5
06/03/2011

Apricot/Peach, Strawberry, Dark Fruit, Spice/Pepper


Snooth User: anykindwilldo
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5.00 5
02/10/2011

I LOVE this wine! My sister bought me a bottle for my Birthday...first of all, I am NOT picky about wine....I had the biggest laugh at the label and immediately opened it (I'm far from a bitch, but my sis couldn't resist!) The taste, to me anyways, is delicious! It's not too dry, not too sweet....1 bottle just wasn't enough! I see the rating on Snooth is low....I was surprised because I've been looking for "Bitch" everywhere locally....cannot find it. She got it in a small boutique shop while she was out of town. Happy to know I can order some thru Snooth! Thanks so much!


Snooth User: gusterlover6
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5.00 5
02/10/2011

I bought it because the name was funny and it was pink, but it ended up being really tasty and amazing!


Snooth User: JNewman97
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4.00 5
11/19/2010

Bought it first for the fun label. Keep buying it for the fun flavors. My new "girls night" staple!


Snooth User: brichard
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3.00 5
12/31/2011

I just bought a bottle with 2009 on it, and it isn't as good as the 2008. Is there a reason?


External Reviews for R Wines Grenache Barossa Valley Bitch

External Review
05/05/2009

A Grenache wine from South Australia in Australia. 2008 R Winery The Bitch Grenache 750ml


External Review
05/22/2009

Fun label, seriously tasty wine.


External Review
10/29/2011

Amber-edged red. Candied strawberry and raspberry on the nose. Light-bodied but slightly syrupy red berry flavors are uncomplicated and a touch slippery. Finishes somewhat abruptly but leaves sweet, confectionery red fruit notes behind. Drink this ve... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Grenache wine from South Australia in Australia. 2008 R Winery The Bitch Grenache 750ml


External Review
11/25/2009

R Winery Bitch Grenache 2008 750ML


External Review
05/19/2011

The 2008 Bitch Grenache is about as good as it gets for $10. Earthy, herbal, sage and garrigue-like aromas mingle with lovely rose petal and cherry scents. Smooth, ripe, flavorful, and seamless on the palate, this friendly effort is all about pleasure. Drink it over the next 2-3 years.


External Review
05/19/2011

Amber-edged red. Candied strawberry and raspberry on the nose. Light-bodied but slightly syrupy red berry flavors are uncomplicated and a touch slippery. Finishes somewhat abruptly but leaves sweet, confectionery red fruit notes behind. Drink this very cold, as you would a simple rosé.


External Review
05/19/2011

A decent introduction to Australian Grenache, a bit simple and one-dimensionally cherry-fruited but clean, supple and easy to drink despite plenty of body, with just a bit of warmth on the finish. Drink now.


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Winemaker's Notes:

What's in a name? It may be a little controversial but it can't hide the fact that this is a good wine. Quality Ebenezer Grenache from 25 year old vines. It is a fruit forward style (in fact unoaked) but is complexed by some savoury and spice characters that balance the perfumed fruit.

What's in a name? It may be a little controversial but it can't hide the fact that this is a good wine. Quality Ebenezer Grenache from 25 year old vines. It is a fruit forward style (in fact unoaked) but is complexed by some savoury and spice characters that balance the perfumed fruit.

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