Shiraz

Iran's dead poet appreciation society

The pilgrims could have been on a day out at Graceland. Representing the full range of the age and socio-economic spectrums, they came to pay homage to an icon of modern popular culture.

Sunday, 18 September, 2005, 12:00am

Wine on

Australian shiraz

6 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

Wine

Wine: Rosemount Estate Shiraz.

Grape: Shiraz.

Region: South Australia.

Vintage: 1992.

15 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Wine of the week

Merrick's Estate Shiraz 1988 SHIRAZ is Australia's most planted varietal, accounting for 40 per cent of the total production of wine grapes.

Despite the fact Australia's most renowned red, Grange Hermitage, is made from shiraz, the grape has still not, in the eyes of many, achieved respectability.

10 Jan 1993 - 12:00am