+ Add Critic Score

Submit a Critic Score

Score:

Name of Critic:

Close

Yellow Tail Yellowtail Shiraz-Grenache 2004

Winemaker's Notes:

"55% Shiraz, 45% Grenache "

  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • List It
  • Add Review
2.61 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Casella Pty Ltd:
About [yellow tail] [yellow tail] is the champion wine brand for Casella Wines. Owned and operated in Yenda, Australia, the Casella family has winemaking links going back six generations to Italy. [yellow tail] wines are created with a simple philosophy - make a great wine that everybody can enjoy. [yellow tail] is everything a great wine should be; approachable, fresh and full of flavor. Th... Read more
About [yellow tail] [yellow tail] is the champion wine brand for Casella Wines. Owned and operated in Yenda, Australia, the Casella family has winemaking links going back six generations to Italy. [yellow tail] wines are created with a simple philosophy - make a great wine that everybody can enjoy. [yellow tail] is everything a great wine should be; approachable, fresh and full of flavor. The [yellow tail] wine portfolio includes eight [yellow tail] varietals (including Shiraz and Chardonnay), three blends and a Sparkling White and Rosé wine. The [yellow tail] The Reserve portfolio includes six varietals, including Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Grigio. [yellow tail] and [yellow tail] The Reserve wines are produced by John Casella and Chief Winemaker, Alan Kennett of Casella Wines, Australia. Read less

Member Reviews for Yellow Tail Yellowtail Shiraz-Grenache

Add your review
Snooth User: JBaldwinRN
33943117
2.00 5
12/07/2007

80.0/100 OK. This now has a bit more age behind it, so I think it may have improved....a little. Color is dark and inky, even at the rim, quite nice. Nose is rather flat. There really is not a whole lot going on there nasally. First taste impression: It definitely has some dark fruit going on, possibly a little smoke; not much else. It also is lacking in any mid-palate. It goes straight to the finish which last about 10 seconds, if that; taste transitions from a dark, smokey fruit in the beginning to Gonzo Grape Bubbalicious Bubble Gum at the end. Moderate tannins and a slightly bitter "last hurrah". Overall pretty flat and fruity.


Snooth User: mlusby
3762251
2.50 5
12/29/2007

Very unimpressive, decent flavor, I liked the dark fruitiness, but brought out a cheap alcoholic taste as well, and also was rather light in mouth feel. Mellowed only slightly after breathing for 45 minutes.


Snooth User: muddyrudder
7142482
3.50 5
12/13/2008

Three and a half glasses



"55% Shiraz, 45% Grenache "

Best Wine Deals

  • $16.99
    30% off
    Concha Frontera Carmenere Chile Valle Central Rapel Colchagua Valley Red
    Concha Frontera Carmenere Chile Valle Central Rapel Colchagua Valley Red 2010
  • $22.99
    23% off
    Schloss Schönborn Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese Erbacher Marcobrunn
    Schloss Schönborn Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese Erbacher Marcobrunn 2004
See More Deals

Grenache Top Lists







Snooth Media Network