Rolf Binder Halliwell Shiraz/Grenache Barossa 2006
Wine Advocate Review Rated 91+ The 2006 Shiraz (70%) - Grenache (30%) "Halliwell" offers scintillating scents of truffle, earth, blueberry, black cherry, and kirsch liqueur. Layered and full-flavored, with excellent depth and concentration, it has enough structure to evolve for several years. It should drink well through 2016.
The vines in the vineyard were pruned and trellised in November (Spring), and their long shoots needed to be trained along the trellis. This was a vigorous growing time for the vines, and leading up to this vintage, we saw some of them already producing the small bunches of inflorescences (flowers) that will eventually become fruit.
Food Pairings for Rolf Binder Halliwell Shiraz/Grenache Barossa
Best Wine Deals
Seaglass Sauvignon Blanc Santa Barbara County (2013)Wishlisted
The Supper Club ChardonnayCellared
Apothic White Winemaker's Blend (2013)Cellared
Murphy-Goode Sauvignon Blanc the Fume (2013)Cellared
Favola Pinot Grigio Venezie IGT (2005)Reviewed
Pala Cannonau 'I Fiori' (2012)Wishlisted
Of Monsters & MontefalcoReplied
Gammel Dansk Liqueur BittersCellared
Red Bicyclette Pinot Noir Pinot Noir. Merlot Languedoc-Roussillon Vin de Pays d'Oc (2009)Reviewed
Rodney Strong Sauvignon Blanc Charlotte's Home Sonoma County (2011)Wishlisted