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Shiraz

A hint of pepper

The legend stubbornly persists that the Syrah variety came from the Persian city of Shiraz. Yet, researchers have shown that it is a natural crossing of two old French varieties: the red Dureza from the Rhône Valley and the white Mondeuse blanche from Savoy. Wines from Syrah are gentle and concentrated. They smell of dark berries, violets and liquorice, and amaze with a piquant touch of white pepper. As varietal wines, they are found on the northern Rhone, as in the Hermitage or Côte Rôtie appellations, as well as in Swiss Valais. In the southern Rhône Valley, Syrah is often wedded with Grenache and Mourvèdre. In 1832, a Frenchman brought the variety to Australia, where it became the emblem of the national wine industry. There, the weightiest versions develop with typical notes of tar and chocolate.

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G. Venetia's Heart
Only 1 Bottle
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Black Guts

Barossa Valley, Rusden, 2012, 750 ml
CHF 65.–
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Shiraz

Barossa Valley, Standish, 2014, 750 ml
CHF 99.50
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Grange
Only 6 Bottles

Grange

Penfolds, 2013, 750 ml
CHF 720.–
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The Moonlight Run

Barossa Valley, Massena, 2017, 750 ml
CHF 27.80
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Shiraz McLaren Vale
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Shiraz McLaren Vale

Kangarilla Road, 2017, 750 ml
CHF 20.50
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Shiraz Andelmonde

Barossa Valley, Standish, 2018, 750 ml
CHF 106.–
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