1999 Greenock Creek “Seven Acre Shiraz” (94 Points RP) – NO RESERVE

Winning Bid: £63.00

Two 75cl bottles bought on release and since stored undisturbed in a purpose-built,temperature-controlled cellar.They are in impeccable condition,with wine fills into neck and labels and capsules in an excellent state.

Wine Offer Status: Duty Paid, no VAT payable

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In 1999 the Greenock Creek wines were still being made by the legendary wine maker Chris Ringland and his great wines that he produced in the 1990’s are now becoming rarities in the retail market:-

“Greenock Creek has been one of the finest performers in my Australian wine tastings since I first tasted the wines with Dan Philips.Owners Michael and Annabelle Waugh are highly respected growers and winemaker Chris Ringland is one of Barossa’s most talented stars.
Readers looking for full-throttle Shiraz with fabulously ripe,concentrated fruit should check out the powerhouse 1999 Shiraz Seven Acre Aged in new and old American oak for 28 months),which boasts an opaque purple color along with a sweet nose of melted licorice,intermixed with blackberry jam,white flowers,pepper,and a hint of toast.it offers layers of gorgeous fruit,voluptuousness,density,great purity,and a finish that lasts nearly 40 seconds.This stunning Shiraz (750 cases) typifies what can be produced at the pinnacle of winemaking in the Barossa Valley”.
(94 Points).

Robert Parker. (The Wine Advocate. #143. October 2002).

 

Auction History

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Highest bidder was: PJA

Date Bid User Auto
2018-11-09 13:49:40£63.00PJA Auto
2018-11-09 13:49:39£58.00hamish
2018-11-08 09:53:42£52.00PJA
2018-11-08 09:53:42£47.00doctorchod Auto
2018-11-07 20:38:59£45.00doctorchod Auto
2018-11-07 20:38:59£40.00Kelly7
2018-10-17 10:47:39£28.00doctorchod
2018-10-17 10:47:39£23.00BKKR Auto
2018-10-10 22:13:18£1.00BKKR
2018-10-03 08:49Auction started

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