2010

Grange Bin 95

Wine

Penfolds

Description

Grange Bin 95 2010
-- Suckling: The 2010 Grange arrives with much expectation and does not disappoint. This is a powerhouse, structurally superior to both the 2009 and 2008 vintages and breathtakingly dense, long and precise. The nose has cola, blackberry, vanillin, hard brown spices of all kinds, coal smoke, meaty charcuterie elements and a strong tarry, savory note that speaks of the 85% Barossa Valley componentry. The palate has super deep tannins that fan out through flavorsome black fruits. These are purposeful tannins - they bristle on the palate, tantalizing and assertive yet playful; strong not aggressive. The power here is the thing: This has mouth-coating density and terrific drive, so tightly coiled, it gives enough away to suggest a very, very long cellaring wine is here. This is a classic Grange that will please the serious collectors. A wine of genuine pedigree. 100/100

Parker über:Grange Bin 95 2010
Parker: The 2010 Grange is a 4% Cabernet Sauvignon and 96% Shiraz blend made from Barossa Valley, Clare Valley, Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale and Magill Estate fruit that was aged 17 months in 100% new American oak hogsheads. Very deep purple-black in color, this is classic Grange - amongst the finest produced - replete with fresh, vibrant and youthful black fruit notes showing some blueberry aromas and accents of camphor, anise and the slightest floral hint plus a whiff of oak in the background to lend a cedar-laced lift to this textbook Shiraz nose. Medium to full-bodied in the mouth, it is very taut and finely constructed showing typically firm, grainy, uniform tannins, great concentration and wonderful persistence on the finish. If I have any very slight complaint of this near perfect wine it is that it seems a little too clinical and appears to speak less of the land and the heart of South Australia and more of the very skilled winemaking than did the Grange from the magical 2008 vintage. 99/100

Product information

Category Wine
Color red
Taste semi-sweet
Vintage 2010
Bottle size 0,75 l
Bottle cap Natural cork
Quality level Wine
Origin Barossa (AU)
Alcoholic content 14% vol
wein.sulfite Yes
CHF 590.00 CHF 786.67/Liter
incl. VAT (Plus shipping costs)

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Rating

  • jamesSuckling 100

  • robertParker 99

Produzent

  • Penfolds
  • Australien
  • Tanunda Road 30
    5355 Nuriootpa,