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Nick O'Leary Shiraz, Canberra District, Australia

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Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $27   From: $24   To: $31

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Grape Variety

Shiraz is the name given to the dark-skinned Syrah grape when grown in Australia and selected pockets of the New World. Though genetically identical, the stylistic differences between Shiraz and Syrah are pronounced enough to consider them distinct varieties. Shiraz is so important to Australian viticulture that it is the most planted grape variety in the majority of Australian vineyards and is virtually synonymous with wine regions such as the Barossa Valley.

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Region
  • Canberra, the Australian administrative capital, gained its own wine-specific GI (Geographical Indication) in February 1998, despite having very few vineyards at that time. The GI covers the entire Canberra district but also contiguous parts of New South Wales (the state which surrounds the Australian Capital Territory), and it is here that the majority of the district's vineyards are located. 

    The wines from the Canberra District are divided roughly into two types: the cool climate styles from the more elevated vineyards, and fruitier, more powerful styles from lower down. Although the Pacific coast is only 75 miles (120km) away to the east, the Canberra climate is decidedly ...more

  • New South Wales is one of six states (and two 'territories') which make up the Federal Commonwealth of Australia. It covers roughly 312,000 square miles (810,000 square km) in the south-eastern quarter of the 'Island Continent', and despite being one of the smaller Australian states, has been the most populous since the first European settlements of the 18th century.

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