Penfolds Grange 1998
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Penfolds Grange 1998 1998

  • $1,000.00*

Grange is both Penfolds and Australia's most famous wine and is
officially listed as a heritage icon of South Australia. Grange
boasts an unbroken line of vintages from the experimental 1951
and clearly demonstrates the synergy between Shiraz and the soils and climate of South Australia.
Winemaker comments by Peter Gago - Penfolds Chief Winemaker

Colour:
Bright, almost impenetrable dark red.

Nose:
The nose is youthful and intense with dark, ripened Satsuma plum fruits rising above a base of liqueured dark chocolate and licorice. Overtones of malt, toasty barrel ferment and nutty
oak meld effortlessly into an exquisitely aromatic offering.

Palate:
The palate displays intense layering of fruit - raspberry, blackcurrant and blackberry - laced with licorice and oak. The power of the fruit at the fore is balanced with ripe velvety tannins, offering an alluring even-textured palate with remarkable lengt
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1998
750ml
14.5%
South Australia

* Price is in any mixed six bottles of wine. Prices may vary in store


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