2006 John Duval Wines Plexus1 Rating
2006 John Duval Wines Plexus
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Wine.comThe 2006 vintage of Plexus is an intricately structured blend comprisedof rich and vibrant fruit from Barossa Valley's old, low yielding vines.A true refection of Barossa's soil and climate, Plexus expresses a suppleand silky mouth feel and a spicy, ripe red fruit finish. Intense andelegant, Plexus demonstrates an impressive concentration and structurewith a seamless balance. Traditional winemaking practices and sixteen months in French oakbarriques will ensure the age worthiness of this third release. Enjoy the2005 vintage now or cellar it for 8-10 years to garner additionalcomplexity.
Food & WineRating: EXCELLENT Top-notch of its type - As reviewed by Food & Wine - 2009 Wine Guide on 2009. Lavender dominates the fragrant floral bouquet in this elegant, fruity yet powerful GSM (Grenache, Shiraz, Mourvèdre). It's crafted by John Duval, one of Australia's most highly regarded winemakers, who made Penfolds Grange from 1986 to 2002.
Vintage ChartRating for Australia-South Australia-Adelaide-Barossa: 94 (good year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: too young, let it sit<br/>