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Peter Lehmann Wines Futures Shiraz Muscadelle 2009 Wine Review

Peter Lehmann Wines Futures Shiraz Muscadelle 2009

Peter Lehmann Wines Futures Shiraz Muscadelle 2009

Barossa, South Australia, Australia

Community Score: 4.7/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $24.95

Product #: 301309

Drink: 2013-2017



 

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Peter Lehmann Wines

Agent: Dionysus Wines & Spirits Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 94/100

Vibrant and expressive with lively aromas of fleshy ripe black plum, blackberries and garrigue. There's a long finish with is superb and dry. The layers in this wine will satisfy diehard shiraz fans. Pair with hamburgers, steak or lamb.

Shiraz Muscadelle food pairings: smoky sausages, meat stews.

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This was reviewed January 5, 2013 by

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The first wine Peter Lehmann ever sold when he struck out on his own was called “The Futures” and was sold according to the Bordeaux model; the Futures line of premium Barossa wines are named for that initial offering. As his label states, “My Word is My Bond.” Always the innovator, Lehmann rounds out his Shiraz here not with Viognier, but with the increasingly rare third white variety of Bordeaux, Muscadelle. Bursting with lovely dark fruit and vanilla, along with savoury herbs and floral overtones. There’s tons of ripeness on the palate, with a medium-full body and a nice round texture. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Feb. 2012

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