D'Arenberg 2009 The Laughing Magpie Shiraz-Viognier (McLaren Vale) Review

Shiraz-Viognier from McLaren Vale Australia

Review Score: 89
Winery: D'Arenberg
Grape: Shiraz-Viognier
Designation: The Laughing Magpie
Vintage: 2009
Province: South Australia
Region: McLaren Vale



Our Review

With the addition of 10% Shiraz, this is a full-bodied, full-flavored wine, almost syrupy in character. It's full bodied and ripe, with cola and chocolate notes. The finish is long and rich, but with a hint of chocolate-covered raisin. Drink now–2023.