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Motorhead Shiraz

syrupy43 Nov 27, 2011 04:34 PM

On VH1 Classic's That Metal Show they introduced a product called Motorhead Shiraz, a red wine from the Band Motorhead. If a Venn Diagram was made a red wine drinker and a Motorhead fan, I suspect that intersecting point would be rather small. I've always associated that band with whiskey, beer, and amphetimines. I wonder if that wine would rate above 80 in Wine Spectators rating system, (which is kind of low.) I have a feeling very few people out there has tried this product, or have any other experiences with other novelty products, (like Three Stooges Beer.)

  1. pamf Nov 27, 2011 07:51 PM

    Maynard James Keenan from Tool has been making wine in Northern Arizona for a few years.


    Maybe metal heads' tastes have been evolving, you know, as we mature.

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      syrupy43 Nov 27, 2011 09:00 PM

      Upon further research, I found out that it's made by Brocken Back wineries in Southeast Australia. A Swedish wine blogger gave it a C, (average) rating. Wine Spectator had an article
      on it but did not rate the Heavy Metal Shiraz.

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