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  • Jasper Hill Georgia's Paddock Shiraz 2015

    Sold by B-21

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  • Demi by Syrahmi Heathcote Shiraz 2015

    Sold by wine.com

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    (As of 10/15/2019)

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Sam Plunkett Forest Hut Vineyard Shiraz 2018

100%
of 30
would buy again
100%
of 30
About this rating

This rating is unique to the current vintage, at the current price.

Vintage

% Would Buy It Again

2018

100% of 30

Market Price
Angels save money compared to Market Price...

Our market price is what you’d actually have to pay for this wine at an old-fashioned retail store.

It’s based on the price of wines sold at other companies, that have received the same customer ratings or awards from third parties.

If you buy one of our wines and disagree with the Angel Price, we’ll give you your money back.

  • Jasper Hill Georgia's Paddock Shiraz 2015

    Sold by B-21

    $69.96

    (As of 10/15/2019)

  • Demi by Syrahmi Heathcote Shiraz 2015

    Sold by wine.com

    $38.99

    (As of 10/15/2019)

  • Ladies Who Shoot Their Lunch Shiraz 2015

    Sold by wine.com

    $31.99

    (As of 10/15/2019)

  • Rubus Shiraz Barossa 2014

    Sold by totalwine.com

    $22.99

    (As of 05/28/2019)

  • Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz 2016

    Sold by totalwine.com

    $21.99

    (As of 05/28/2019)

  • Taltarni Pyrenees Shiraz 2014

    Sold by wine.com

    $18.99

    (As of 05/23/2019)

$46.99

Angels Angel Price

$16.99

Market Price
Angels save money compared to Market Price...

Our market price is what you’d actually have to pay for this wine at an old-fashioned retail store.

It’s based on the price of wines sold at other companies, that have received the same customer ratings or awards from third parties.

If you buy one of our wines and disagree with the Angel Price, we’ll give you your money back.

  • Jasper Hill Georgia's Paddock Shiraz 2015

    Sold by B-21

    $69.96

    (As of 10/15/2019)

  • Demi by Syrahmi Heathcote Shiraz 2015

    Sold by wine.com

    $38.99

    (As of 10/15/2019)

  • Ladies Who Shoot Their Lunch Shiraz 2015

    Sold by wine.com

    $31.99

    (As of 10/15/2019)

  • Rubus Shiraz Barossa 2014

    Sold by totalwine.com

    $22.99

    (As of 05/28/2019)

  • Torbreck Woodcutters Shiraz 2016

    Sold by totalwine.com

    $21.99

    (As of 05/28/2019)

  • Taltarni Pyrenees Shiraz 2014

    Sold by wine.com

    $18.99

    (As of 05/23/2019)

$46.99

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About the wine

Single-vineyard Shiraz - full of pure, unadulterated flavor
  • The rich black cherry, chocolate and berry flavors in this Shiraz are insane.  Sam credits Forest Hut – a spectacular dry-farmed Shiraz vineyard that thrives in the blazing heat of Australia to grow tiny but mighty grapes. 
  • With your funding, Sam could take his time barrel aging this Pyrenees red in a combo of toasted French, American and Hungarian Oak. Each barrel imparts different flavors and really adds complexity!
  • But let's get back to the good stuff – the deliciousness factor is high on this single-vineyard, lovingly-crafted red, and your winemaker is so pleased. "I don't know how to get this across in a formal tasting note," Sam says, "but I think this wine is AWESOME!"

Best before
This Shiraz has great aging potential - perhaps as much as a decade! But it also has a richness and plushness which makes it a delicious drink now.

Serving advice
As a young wine, no need to decant. But as it matures it might be worth decanting. Decanting will also smash some air into it and helps a mature wine open up.

Food match
Steak and Shiraz is a match made in heaven!

Sam Plunkett Forest Hut Vineyard Shiraz 2018

Australia

Pyrenees

Shiraz

Big Red

14.9% ABV

750ml

Vegan

Vegetarian

Meet the winemaker - Sam Plunkett

  • Sam is one of our Australian All-Stars. He garnered lots of attention as the award-winning winemaker at Plunkett Fowles.
  • But Plunkett Fowles hit rough waters and Sam wasn't sure he'd be able to stay in the wine business...until he became Angel funded. Angel support has put his startup on the map.
  • Now Sam is off to the races, with the same dedication to quality winemaking that won so many accolades at Plunkett Fowles and none of the bother about sales or marketing.

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100% of 30 would buy it again
$16.99

2018

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