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Carnival of Love 2018, Mollydooker

£54.95 per bottle

About this wine

A bold, lively and expressive Shiraz, the 2018 Mollydooker Carnival of Love begins with raspberry and cassis leading the aromatics, with soft hints of butterscotch. The red fruits are rich with layers of toffee and coconut weaving through the darker plummy fruit that fills the palate. Mocha and spice add more dimensions to an already impressive array of flavours, creating a true celebration of single vineyard McLaren Vale Shiraz.

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Producer Mollydooker
Category Australia
Region McLaren Vale
Colour Red
Grape Syrah/Shiraz
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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