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Dandelion Vineyards Lionheart Of The Barossa Shiraz 2015

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Perry rated this wine as 92/100
Greg Hughes rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Pure unfiltered awesomeness from Barossa. This has almost as much vibrant life as the Lioness, from McLaren Vale, but with a ton more brooding, hedonistic concentration. It was aged in used French oak to ensure balanced flavours and it was fermented in big open-top traditional fermenters.
Concentrated plum and ruby.
The aromas are full on with tilled earth, stony minerality, black and white pepper, damson, blueberry, bramble, tobacco, and licorice allsorts.
The flavours explode with ripe fruit, acidity, and intense concentration. Fleshy plum and berry, chocolate, smoke, vanilla, and forest floor. Exactly what you would want from Australia at this price!
This wine is an ideal example of bargain Aussie wines that would make good cellar choices. It has the guts and the freshness to withstand some time in bottle to mellow and integrate flavours.




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Dandelion Vineyards Lionheart Of The Barossa Shiraz 2015, Barossa, South Australia, Australia: This full-bodied red wine has lip-smacking delicious aromas and flavours of black and purple fruit. Smooth and supple. Love the fact that this big shiraz is not filtered, giving us the full-on flavour experience. Try is with lamb and rosemary. Drink: 2016-2022. 167189 14.50% XD 750 mL  $21.95 Score: 90/100. September 2, 2017 Top Rated Red Wine. Venerated Vegetarian Wine  Full Review

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