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Friday night is curry night...

Advantages: Very good value, 'heavy' fruity red
Disadvantages: slightly rough round the edges, you too potentially...

Always has been in our house, can't quite remember why. Perhaps we just run out of food to cook, I don't know, but it is something of a domestic institution. With a (cheap, local takeaway) curry you need a wine that stands up to it, doesnt wimp out in ...

Cazz 30.08.2002 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Syrah Vin de Pays d'Oc

SET YOUR THROAT ABLAZE WITH A RED ONE

Advantages: Nice price, nice flavour
Disadvantages: Could burn your throat out if not approached with caution!

*fanfare* Yes, Iím actually writing about wine again this time for the first time sinceÖ.last November! Whoa! Has it really been that long?! Before you start fretting about my lack of alcohol consumption let me reassure you that itís not the case, Iíve m ...

blurbubble 24.03.2003 ∑ Read full review
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J P Chenet (and my red wine story)

Advantages: Tastes gorgeous when served slightly warmed, funky bottle
Disadvantages: More expensive to buy in this country than abroad

As you may have gathered from some of my other reviews and ops, I am quite partial to the odd glass (or bottle) of red wine. I didn't however plan to use wine as a topic for my writing though as I am a complete novice (except when it comes to drinking it ...

T21AMY 02.01.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Syrah Vin de Pays d'Oc

I wouldn't Bin this Shiraz

Advantages: Inexpensive but a decent wine
Disadvantages: None

LINDEMANS BIN 50 SHIRAZ 2007 Lindemans is one of South Eastern Australia's oldest and largest winemakers. For a couple of decades now it has been just about my favorite budget brand in the world. For as cheaply and readily available its bas ...

oldchem 05.11.2009 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Lindemans Shiraz

Lindemans Lacking

Advantages: Fruity, pleasant taste
Disadvantages: Lacks body, has watery consistency

I love hearty red wines. One of my favorite varieties is a good Shiraz. Trying out new brands of Shiraz is adventurous, as some are absolutely heavenly. Others don't quite measure up. On my way home from work this evening, I stopped by the local sup ...

Pelenya 13.11.2001 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Lindemans Shiraz