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Articles in Riesling, Dessert Wine and Viognier

Paradigm Hill Riesling

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Fruit is crushed, stems removed and the must is left to soak a while before pressing off the juice & overnight cooling. The clear juice that is fermented in open 2000 litre vats [14oC to 16oC]. Wine is bottled after a further 6 months.... Read full article

Rahona Valley Kaye's Block Riesling

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In Germany, this would be called a Spatlese style; it tends to be called off dry in Australia. All of which means it is a bit sweet but not extremely so. It shows lovely blossoms and limes on the nose and then its natural acidity gives it effortless... Read full article

Rahona Valley Late Harvest Riesling

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This style is rather more like a German Auslese style; it is very sweet and proudly intended to be a rich, dessert style wine. Sometimes Auslese styles have Botrytis influence but not in this case. It features riper citrus notes on the nose, nudging ... Read full article

Elgee Park Family Reserve Riesling

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Shows pure lime & rose, and some subtle flint/mineral notes. These citrus and floral characteristics on the delicate palate finish with a crisp acid balance. Fermentation in stainless steel contributes to the freshness. ... Read full article

Elgee Park Family Reserve Viognier

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2016 was ideal for the normally late ripening viognier, with the old vines reaching full ripeness early. The grapes are picked once the apricot & orange blossom aromas are evident. Retaining fresh acidity & typical apricot & passionfruit flavours...... Read full article

Elgee Park Family Reserve Late Harvest Viognier 2015

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Light straw in colour with delicate aromas of apricots, pears & orange blossom, marry with the sweet florals of this late harvest viognier. It explodes on the middle palate with musk and stone fruit. ... Read full article

Dromana Estate Viognier

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Citrus notes with Apricot undertones, lovely & refreshing.... Read full article

Baillieu Viognier

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With aromas of orange blossom, honeydew and gooseberries, the vibrant palate displays clean, crisp flavours of freshly picked apricots and citrus with an elegant and dry fruity finish. Made to drink young, this is a delicious summer wine.... Read full article

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