John Oscar BottleJohn Oscar Label

John Oscar

Intense deep red with crimson hues. The wine has an abundance of aromas including wild blackberry, choc mint, vanilla, dark chocolate, satsuma plum, hints of bay leaf spice and a touch of leather. This is a complex wine. The palate shows some chocolate licorice bullet flavours, tight grape tannins combined with fine oak tannins from a combination of French and American oak maturation and great length of fruit flavour. Incredibly well balanced wine with great potential for ageing. Pair with Roast Lamb served with scalloped potatoes and baked vegetables.

 Producer B3 Wines
 Region Barossa
 Country Australia
 Varietals Syrah (Shiraz)
 Alcohol 14.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2005

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4 out of 5 starsReviewed on April 22, 2017
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B3 Wines
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B3 Wines

Tanunda, South Australia, Australia Tanunda, South Australia, Australia

Welcome to B3 Wines We're the Brothers Basedow - Peter, Michael and Richard. We were born and bred in the Barossa Valley. Our father, John Oscar Basedow, won the covereted Jimmy Watson in 1970 with his 1969 Cabernet Sauvignon. As kids, we grew up running around the Basedow family winery in...

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