2011

Peter Lehmann Clancy's

Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon

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Wine information

Region

South Australia, Australia

Grape

Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon

Producer

Peter Lehmann Wines

Vintage

2011

Goes well with

Seasoned dishes, roasts, grilled food and aromatic cheese

Degustation notes

A fresh Shiraz bouquet, a dominance of berries with hints of mint, supple on the attack, concentrated, nice median, good structure,with beautiful aromas of blackberries and cherries, very ample and balanced on the palate, a nice wine with character.

Special notes

The people in the area call him the "Baron of Barossa-Valley." And for the wine magazine "Decanter", he is nothing less than the "living legend of Australian wine". He is Peter Lehmann, son of a Lutheran pastor. He will be 75 this year. Five generations ofhis family have lived in this region of Australia. But he was the first to enter the wine trade, and that, at 17 years of age. For 13 years he worked at Yalumba, then became winemaker in-chief and director of Saltram Wines. Under his leadership, the quantity of grapes processed by Saltram went from 400 to over 6000 tons per year. Lehmann convinced the independent winegrowers and won their trust, with his wine. And this he did not want to destroy when 27 years ago, the owners of the company instructed him to buy less grapes for economic reasons.

Alcohol content

14.5%

Drinking temperature

16 - 18°C

Optimum maturity

2014-2016

Original packaging

Box of 6

Stopper

Natural cork

Finishing process

Oak cask 225 l

Ratings

Average rating: 4.0 of 5 17 ratings and 3 reviews

  • from on
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Ich muss diesen Wein immer wieder kaufen. Ich bin selbst begeistert ab diesem tollen Wein. Auch die Gäste, welchen ich diesen Wein serviere sind voll des Lobes.

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    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Dieser Rotwein mit seinem Bouquet überzeugt uns voll und ganz. Manche andere erlesende Weinmarken vermögen diesem edlen Produkt nicht die Stange zu halten. Zudem ist dieser Wein einzigartig und unterscheidet sich klar von anderen Weinangeboten.

  • from on
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    Die Peter Lehmann Winery gehört dem Schweizer Weinunternehmen Hess Family Estate und steht für klassisches australisches Weinschaffen. Der Clancy ist benannt nach dem berühmtesten Gedicht des australischen Dichters Banjo Paterson "Clancy of the Overflow", in welchem er das romantische, rurale Outback-Leben würdigt. Hier hat Peter Lehmann das meisterliche önologische Pendant dazu geschaffen.