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2017 John Duval Wines Australian (Red Blend) "Plexus SGM"

John Duval 2017 Plexus SGM

Winery: John Duval Wines

Vintage: 2017

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Plexus SGM"

Wine Category: Australian (Red Blend)

Grape blend: 51% Shiraz & 32% Grenache & 17% Mourvedre

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Barossa Valley

State or country: Australia

Price: $40

Cases produced: 2,000

KWG Score: 93.5 (based on 2 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (93)

Review date: December 9, 2019

Wine Review: This slightly cloudy and dark ruby colored SGM opens with an acai berry and boysenberry bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced and smooth. The flavor profile is a very tasty blueberry and ripe blackberry blend with notes of refined minerality. I also detected a touch of plum and hint of vanilla. The finish is dry and its well-managed mild tannins are subtle. This yummy wine from John Duval would pair well with a filet mignon. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: The nose shows lifted aromas of red fruits, rose petals and dried herbs enhanced by cinnamon and earth. The palate is medium bodied with bright and fleshy layers of raspberry, redcurrant and darker fruit edges. Supple, classy tannins lead to a soft-textured and elegant finish.

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