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Leasingham Bin 61 Shiraz 2012 Wine Review

Leasingham Bin 61 Shiraz 2012

Leasingham Bin 61 Shiraz 2012

Clare Valley, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $25.95

Drink: 2012-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Leasingham

Agent: Mondia Alliance Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Cool and minty on the nose with a tease of black fruit from this attractive Australian Shiraz. Smooth palate: ripe fruit but not heavy, mouth-watering juiciness for a wide range of meat and robustly flavoured dishes.

Shiraz food pairings: filet mignon, meat lovers pizza, hamburgers.

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This Leasingham Bin 61 Shiraz 2012 was reviewed on February 21, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

A mild nose with red fruit, followed by a palate showing red fruit red plums, spice and woodsy elements. High acidity on mouthfeel with a bright fruit finish.
This Winemakers Selection from Leasingham is one of their leading wines. Leasingham winery has been in the Australian cool climate region of the Clare Valley since 1893. The winery's "Bin Range", which also has a Riesling and a Cabernet/Malbec blend, was created in the 1960s and represents the best grapes of each vintage. The 2012 vintage of the Bin 61 Shiraz has black fruit and toasty oak. - Community Wine Reviews

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