Peter Lehmann `H&V` Riesling 2014 (6 x 750mL), Eden Valley, SA.

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Overview

The grapes were sourced from John and Liz Stanton and Kevin and Helen Roesler vineyards on the Eastern slopes of Eden Valley. This east -facing side is particularly cool as it lies over 380m above sea level on acidic sandy soils ideal for enhancing the natural acid balance of an exceptional Riesling. Expect this captivating wine to show great longevity, it will reward with patient cellaring.

Region:
SA - Eden Valley
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Expert Reviews

Shows the Eden Valley to full advantage. The floral lime blossom bouquet leads directly to the palate where lime juice is the dominant player. Good now, better again in 5 years. James Halliday, Rating 92, 27th July 2015

Winery Tasting Notes

Early picking has produced a fresh, lively Riesling with a delicate green tinge and hints of freshly picked limes. The palate shows great fruit purity with a refreshingly crisp, dry finish and it is a wine that can be drunk now or aged with confidence for a few years where it will develop the complexity expected of a top flight Eden Valley Riesling.

Medals & Trophies

Gold Medal - 2015 Sydney Royal Wine Show, Class 1

Gold Medal - 2014 National Canberra Wine Show, Class 1

Bronze Medal - 2015 Decanter World Wide Wine Awards

Vintage
2014
Region
SA - Eden Valley
Grape Style
Riesling
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
11.1%

Winery Profile

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In the face of a serious overproduction of grapes and the real possibility of growers facing financial ruin, Peter Lehmann found some investment partners, established a consortium and built the Peter Lehmann Wines winery. It was 1979.The first vintage was processed in 1980 and in 1982 the winery was formally named Peter Lehmann Wines. From then on, its wines have been marketed under the Peter Lehmann Wines label.

As an experienced winemaker, Peter Lehmann was all too aware of the challenges facing a young winery in a competitive market. Growth was well planned, slow and steady.

Initially, the winery facility was built to process fruit purchased from the local growers. Carefully and strategically, the Peter Lehmann Wines operation moved on from the bulk wine market to become a producer of premium bottled wines with a well-deserved international reputation.

As well as purchasing grapes from about 185 local independent growers, Peter Lehmann Wines has its own vineyards, which produce about 2% of its requirements.The famous Barossa wine region is a little over an hour by car north of Adelaide, South Australia’s capital. The Barossa comprises two regions, the Barossa Valley and Eden Valley, and these regions encompass a myriad of sub-districts.

The care and consideration which Peter Lehmann Wines brings to the selection of grapes enable the winery to produce a wide range of distinctive, award-winning and internationally acclaimed wines.

Our wines are created from grapes purchased from about 165 carefully selected independent growers as well as grapes grown in the four company-owned vineyards. Many of our growers’ families have worked the same vineyards for five and, in some cases, six generations. These Barossa vignerons tend to around 900 individual vineyards that run the gamut of the Barossa, through Lyndoch, Vine Vale, Light Pass, Stonewell, Greenock, Ebenezer and the Eden Valley.

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