Red

1998 Peter Lehmann Shiraz Eight Songs

Shiraz

  • Australia
  • South Australia
  • Barossa
  • Barossa Valley
Drink between 2003 - 2013 (Edit)
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Community Tasting Notes 17

  • G_H wrote: 93 points

    June 3, 2016 - A Capella - 'E' (Engadin Valley, Switzerland): This was singing right out of the bottle. Rosmary, meat loaf, White pepper and eucalyptus. It did remind me of a Heitz Martha's vineyard. It had an awesome viscosity and was very dense and fat.
    didn't improve with air and lost its touch after about 3 hours open, so that would indicate that it should be drunk over the next 3-5 years.

  • gb1406 Likes this wine: 91 points

    October 8, 2015 - This has a drinking window described as ending in 2013 but having opened one last night I can say it's still got legs.
    Bright berries, some smokey flavors and very well balanced tannins.
    If you have bottles and thought they might be past there best - dig in and be delighted.
    I joyfully have 4 bottles remaining.......

  • ocfriday Likes this wine: 92 points

    September 16, 2014 - Nice fruit on the front end, a little stringent after taste, but as it opened, it was very jammy.

    Could not think anything other than I was drinking an Turley Estate Zin! I know, I speak heretic words, but that is what this bottle was giving me.

    Still hilding up well.

  • otisabdul wrote: 90 points

    June 18, 2013 - Pretty nose of violets and mint. Still well-structureed and a bit stern, but went well with the grilled leg of lamb.

  • cnordstr wrote: 92 points

    February 22, 2013 - Classic Barossa, age has made it soft and refined

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  • By Campbell Mattinson
    1/1/2005 (link)

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Vinous

  • By Jeremy Oliver
    July/August 2002, IWC Issue #103 (link)

    (Peter Lehmann Wines Shiraz Eight Songs Barossa) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By James Halliday
    2/20/2001 (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1998
  • Type Red
  • Producer Peter Lehmann
  • Varietal Shiraz
  • Designation Eight Songs
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Australia
  • Region South Australia
  • SubRegion Barossa
  • Appellation Barossa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 89 (51%)
  • Consumed 84 (49%)

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