(From 2011 Vintage) Peter Lehmann’s Shiraz resources from across the breadth of Barossa Valley are second to none, allowing a number of interpretations of this classic variety. The Hill & Valley Shiraz is made with vibrancy and dimension front of mind, and is blended from no fewer than six of Barossa’s top sub-regions. All parcels were processed individually to create a final blend with layers of varietal character.
The wine has a touch of chocolate and smoky oak on the nose. The palate is full and round, with velvet plum-like rich fruit characters enhanced by well integrated subtle oak. It finishes firm and has an excellent balance of full, soft fruit, good acid and fine oak-grain tannins. Rich, firm with a superb structure, it is a wonderful Barossa Shiraz.This wine makes a great partner for full flavoured red meat dishes, or a fine matured cheddar cheese. It will continue to improve in the bottle and ...
Ken's Wine Guide(From 2005 Vintage) This wine has been in the cellar for a little while and we finally decided to give it a whirl. We were quite pleased with the results. This very dark purple wine opens with a black current and blac...
Wine Advocate(From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 143 on Oct-02
Wine Spectator(From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 12/31/02
Wine Spectator(From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/06
Wine News(From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine News