Peter Lehmann Portrait Sauvignon Blanc 2022

The famous Peter Lehmann brand was acquired a few years ago by Casella Family Brands (most famous for the ubiquitous [yellowtail]). Here the Barossa born label takes fruit from the much cooler Adelaide Hills.

Peter Lehmann, Portrait, Sauvignon Blanc, Adelaide Hills, 2022

Peter Lehmann Portrait Sauvignon Blanc

Pale lemon hue. Expected and varietal mushy green melon/tropical fruit, passionfruit pulp, rolled fresh dewy grass, quinine bitterness, orange flesh and with a touch of Crème Anglaise richness. Palate holds true to the nose with bright yellow and green fruit: greengages and passionfruit. Closes with tangy and cleansing acidity. Does what it says on the label without fuss.

RRP: $20
Alc: 11.5%
Rating: 16.5/20 (86/100)

Wine sample courtesy of Casella Family Brands and Peter Lehmann Wines


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