100% Shiraz from Western Cape, South Africa.
Sample submitted for review. SRP of $12 and available for as low as $8.
From the bottle:
"Sweet perfection...simple, pure, and honest.
Packed with juicy berry flavors and hints of dark chocolate, Jam Jar makes a versatile partner for everything from cheeseburgers to chocolate pudding. Best served slightly chilled, it offers luscious fruity goodness in every sip!
The 2011 Jam Jar Sweet Shiraz begins with subdued berry and honey aromas. Tasting the wine reveals strawberry Jolly Ranchers, jammy berry flavors and honey with a hint of spice. It's a sweet wine, but smooth and balanced. It ends with good length and the sweetness continues with a bit of dark chocolate. This is definitely not your typical Shiraz, but that's not a bad thing. Be sure to serve it slightly chilled for the best experience.
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