Xanadu Wines Ltd
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- Avg. Price $178.45
Varietals Produced by Xanadu Wines Ltd View all
History of the grape: Little is documented about the early years of this grape, which is surprising due to its distin...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
Xanadu Wines Ltd on Snooth
Good wine but it needs a few years for the tannins to soften and the ripe fruit to mellow. Read More
Somewhat dumb nose with a bit of menthol and blackcurrant. The mouthfeel is soft, slightly tannic with a mild stemmy finish that is not altogether welcome. Flavours are, however, correct for the variety and the region. Will last a few years more but probably not worth it. Very decent value in a Bordelais style. 86 points. Read More
This Margaret River Chard was clearly barrel fermented (as stated) judging by the obvious yeast and fine oak on the nose. On entry, the acidity remains prominent, clean and full of appeal; the barrel-fermented nature of the flavor profile is pleasant and the wine is very satisfying on a Spring evening. Elegant and modern, I do not hesitate to ... Read More
Pretty floral on the nose with green peppercorn spice, jammy red currant fruit, some well-integrated cigar box notes and a little tropical fruit/orange rind. This is very cool, crisp and focused in the mouth. The flavors of currant, boysenberry and plum are fresh and brisk, with very subtle spice, soil and cocoa notes helping to frame the fruit.... Read More
Chiles and chocolate in the aroma, with raspberry and blueberry fruit. Little bit of tobacco and traces of menthol. Nice tart fruit in the mouth. Very acidic, with kind of a hot back. Read More
Appearance - Vampire movie blood.Nose - Plums and smoked blue cheese.Mouthfeel - Watered down milk.Flavour - Grapefruit and corn husks.Overall not my favourite. Read More
Inky black color with dark berry and cherry aromas. Luscious full flavors of cassis and cherry, hint of mocha and spice, finishes with juicy tannins. Great value. Read More
Dark fruit nose with mineral/spicy edge Read More
1996 CABERNET FRANC Chateau Xanadu Margaret River Clear, bright colour no singe of age Restrained earthy fruit on nose creamy finish 24 Hours laterVery tight wine well put together Vibrant fruit now showing through, still quite young and freshFinishing with a creamy texture and pleasing fruit acid The wine is 13 years old and shows no great sine... Read More
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