Brygon Reserve The Bruce shiraz 2012 ($20)

INTRO

“The King of Wines”
Brygon Reserve The Bruce is inspired by Robert The Bruce King of Scotland (1274 – 1329) Defeated at battle, ‘KING ROBERT THE BRUCE, found refuge in a cave. While resting he watched a spider spinning a web. The Spider fell down time after time, but finally succeeded. THE BRUCE then decided to re-enter his battle and told his men “IF AT FIRST YOU DON’T SUCCEED TRY TRY AND TRY AGAIN!”

Tasting Note:
Lifted aromas of red berry fruits, ripe plum and dark cherry supported by subtle oak. the palate is rich with layered fruits of the forest with fine
grained tannins, adding to the complexity of flavours.

Awards & Accolades:
Shiraz 2011
95 Points James Halliday Australian Wine Companion
92 West Australian Wine Guide (Ray Jordan)
Silver 2013 New Zealand International Wine Show
Silver 2013 QANTAS Wine Show
Bronze 2013 Royal Melbourne Wine Show
Commended 2013 Decanter Asia Wine Awards
3.5 Winestate Magazine

Shiraz 2009
89 Points James Halliday Australian Wine Companion
3 Stars Winestate Magazine
Top 40 Winestate Magazine
Bronze 2010 New Zealand International Wine Show
Bronze 2011 New Zealand International Wine Show
Bronze 2010 Royal Hobart International Wine Show
Bronze 2010 Margaret River Wine Show
Bronze 2012 Sydney Royal Wine Show


Technical Data

  • Region : Margaret River wineries,

  • State : Western Australia,

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Ray Jordan

Wine Guide 2016

A shiraz bursting with opulence and fruit intensity. The nose is plum and blackberry dominant with some sweet vanillin oak notes. The palate is lush and generous with a nice balance of fruit and oak supported by firmish threading tannins. CELLAR 5 years

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