Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: June 30, 1995

Sultans of Shiraz

Issue: June 30, 1995

June 30, 1995 Sultans of Shiraz By Harvey Steiman Standing in the sandy, beach-like soil of the Kalimna Vineyard, it is easy to understand where Penfolds Grange Hermitage gets its power and depth. The 100-year-old vines display a modest canopy of leaves and their fist-sized bunches of Shiraz grapes gleam bluish-purple in the February sun.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 30, 1995.

Members-Only Content


Created with Sketch.

Join today and get immediate access to this article, and to our entire database of more than 345,000 wine ratings. It only takes moments—but it will help you drink better all year long.


Already a member?     Sign In

WineRatings+ app: Download now for 340,000+ ratings.