Shiraz About this sound pronunciation (/ʃiːrɑːz/; Persian: شیراز‎ Shīrāz, Persian pronunciation: [ʃiːˈrɒːz]), is the fifth most populous city of Iran and the capital of Fars Province. In 2009 the population of the city was 1,455,073. Shiraz is located in the southwest of Iran on the Roodkhaneye Khoshk (Dry river) seasonal river. It has a moderate climate and has been a regional trade center for over a thousand years. It is regarded as one of the oldest cities of ancient Persia.The earliest reference to the city, as Tiraziš, is on Elamite clay tablets dated to 2000 BC.
Posts about Shiraz
  • Visit Majella Wines at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

    … Visit Majella Wines at the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015 by mywinepal • November 24, 2014 • 0 Comments Majella is a frequent visitor to the Vancouver International Wine Festival. This is our eighth visit to this great event and were are very much looking forward to showing off our wines once again. Majella vineyards Majella…

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  • Haywire Lunar New Year Red and White 2015 Hit the Spot

    … bottles I received, I decided to contact some wine loving friends, and try these wines with Chinese food from Sun Sui Wah restaurant on Main Street in Vancouver. We decided to try the following dishes from Sun Sui Wah: Sautéed beef with oyster sauce Braised prawn and sliced chicken with vermicelli hot pot Steamed bean cake and scallop topped…

    MyWinePalin Syrah Chardonnay- 1 readers -
  • Tom Rogers Syrah 2013

    … A new label, which is very cute and clever and appropriate for the month of Movember; I wonder - is this what comes after the critters? From what I can find, Tom Rogers is the composite of Tom Hill and Jason Rogers. 14% alcohol, approx $A30. Yarra Valley, 35% whole bunches. I'm not completely convinced, finding this is a little too big and top…

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  • Thistledown Wines Comes to the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015

    … performer in this region. Langhorne Creek: The wines from this region have a wonderfully dense, plush palate with a savoury edge. Thistledown considers this region as the unsung hero and Shiraz country. Taste Our Wines The Vancouver International Wine Festival 2015 will be an exclusive opportunity to taste these wines of personality. Thistledown…

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  • Australia, Shiraz and Viognier Blend, Terlato & Chapoutier, Victoria, 2013

    … Australia, Shiraz and Viognier Blend, Terlato & Chapoutier, Victoria, 2013 Blend: 95% shiraz and 5% viognier N/ Countryside sage and soil, a virtual walk amongst wild sagebrush and lavender. Black cherry, taffy, fresh rain, and wet cement. Wonderful. Her only distraction is a hint of rubber. T/ Medium full mouth feel. Dusty, black… 5 readers -
  • Penfolds Grange 1994

    … There's a certain imperative to proclaim the new, when you couple this urge with our belief in progress it's no wonder there is score and price inflation which seems to have no relationship to the actual product. Does it advantage a critic to mention that this years release is not as good as last years effort? Will a wine critic ever tell you…

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  • Bilancia La Collina Syrah 2008

    … impossibly beautiful. . . I was not particularly keen to revisit the wine for fear of disappointment. Perfumed but not quite as haunting as my recollection. Spiced and meaty, rose petals, ? stems, maltose and molasses. Exaggerated. Seductive and full, it's disarming and convincing. Grainy, meaty, and spiced. It's still competent, but much less alluring on day two. Click here for the original context …

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  • [Vidéo] Syrah + smoked meat

    … […] The post [Vidéo] Syrah + smoked meat appeared first on L'Apprentie Sommelière. Tags: accord, Australie, Richfield Vineyard, Schwartz, shiraz, smoked meat, syrah, viande fumée, vin Facebook TweetThis Digg StumbleUpon Comments: 0 (Zero), Be the first to leave a reply! You might be interested in this: Les vins de la Californie pour une…

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  • Pasos de la Capula Syrah 2012

    … and slightly tart blackberry flavours harmonise with silky tannins, dried black fruits and pink peppercorn on the plush finish. Syrah [I could not verify varietal percentage] Castilla la Mancha Spain Bottled for Bodegas Abanico, S.L. by R.E. No. CLM 386/CU 13% Alcohol $9 Enjoy now thru 2015 Like this: Like Loading... Related This entry was posted in spain, value and tagged shiraz, syrah. Bookmark the permalink.…

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