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News posted on Thursday, 28 August 2008
Sexy Spain... so hot right now
The Finca Antigua 2005 Syrah from La Mancha is, to quote the influential US wine writer Josh Raynolds, 'a chippy piece of crap'. Clearly it’s not the wine of choice for the writer but at just US$9 a bottle the Spanish red is a roaring success with his fellow drinkers in the US. So much so, Raynolds felt compelled to show the wine at the recent International Shiraz Alliance in the Barossa Valley.