Peter Lehmann Layers White Adelaide New 2008

External Review by Great Wines Direct:

BEST WHITE WINE - ROYAL ADELAIDE SHOW 2011 A young fresh Riesling combining the delightful citrus characters of high country Eden Valley and the soft round fruit of the Barossa. A 5th generation Barossan, Peter Lehmann was the son of a Pastor and was born in Angaston in 1930. He started wine-making in 1947 under the mentorship of the great Rudi Kronberger, moving on after thirteen years to become manager and wine producer at Saltram Wines. His own estate was founded in 1979, to support the Barossa growers facing financial ruin due to overproduction, and he soon became acknowledged as a producer of premium quality wines gaining an international reputation and following. James Halliday, the eminent wine writer said "It's not often a person becomes a legend in their own lifetime" Grapes : 100% Riesling Region : Australia / Barossa Maker : Andrew Wigan Notes : A delightful Green and Gold colour showing vibrant, fresh floral notes with a lovely citrus hint. Great purity of fruit on the palate with a soft, moderate dry finish Serve : The ideal partner for oily fish, slightly spicy dishes and Chinese style foods. ABV : 11.50%

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Peter Lehmann Wines Ltd:
Peter Lehmann Wines is one of Australia’s most respected and innovative winemakers, creating wines that delight wine lovers around the globe. Winemaking operations are carried out at a single site located near Tanunda, in the heart of the internationally famous Barossa Valley, South Australia.

External Reviews for Peter Lehmann Layers White Adelaide New

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Source: Great Wines Direct
10/16/2012

BEST WHITE WINE - ROYAL ADELAIDE SHOW 2011 A young fresh Riesling combining the delightful citrus characters of high country Eden Valley and the soft round fruit of the Barossa. A 5th generation Barossan, Peter Lehmann was the son of a Pastor and was born in Angaston in 1930. He started wine-making in 1947 under the mentorship of the great Rudi Kronberger, moving on after thirteen years to become manager and wine producer at Saltram Wines. His own estate was founded in 1979, to support the Barossa growers facing financial ruin due to overproduction, and he soon became acknowledged as a producer of premium quality wines gaining an international reputation and following. James Halliday, the eminent wine writer said "It's not often a person becomes a legend in their own lifetime" Grapes : 100% Riesling Region : Australia / Barossa Maker : Andrew Wigan Notes : A delightful Green and Gold colour showing vibrant, fresh floral notes with a lovely citrus hint. Great purity of fruit on the palate with a soft, moderate dry finish Serve : The ideal partner for oily fish, slightly spicy dishes and Chinese style foods. ABV : 11.50%



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