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  • Year: 2006
  • Producer: D'Arenberg
  • Dominant Varietal: Syrah / Shiraz
95 Points
Robert Parker The Wine Advocate
"D'Arenberg's flagship is the 2006 The Dead Arm Shiraz. Opaque purplecolored, the nose is reticent but gives up aromas of meat, bacon, game, truffles, blueberry, and blackberry. Firm, layered, and complex, this beautifully rendered Shiraz demands a decade of cellaring. It will be superb from 2018 to 2036."
93 Points
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
"Opaque ruby. Blackberry and candied cherry on the nose, with suave graphite and anise qualities adding complexity. Deep and rich but also focused, with powerful dark berry preserve flavors and a late kick of iron. There's lots going on here, and this energetic wine is still painfully young. Finishes with mounting sweetness and a strong echo of minerals."
91 Points
Wine Spectator
"Lush and ripe, with an earthy animal component to the generous cherry, currant and exotic spice flavors that keep sailing on the long, supple finish. Drink now through 2016."
90 Points
Wine Enthusiast
"Because of its often formidable structure, d'Arenberg's The Dead Arm is a difficult wine to evaluate when young. The 2006 is dark and extracted, with intense cassis, coffee and chocolate notes but not much complexity or elegance. This should come with time; the firmness of the lingering finish suggests cellaring through 2004."

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D'Arenberg The Dead Arm Shiraz 2006 750ml

country: Australia/region: South Australia

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