Articles in Savagnin, Fiano and Rahona Valley

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by Crittenden Estate on October 3, 2019
Crittenden Estate Macvin Savagnin
by Crittenden Estate on October 3, 2019
NOSE Dried fruits with a lingering nutty, sherry like aroma attributed to the wines extended ageing under flor. PALATE Spices and sweet luscious golden fruits, all balanced with an acid spine.... Read full article
by Crittenden Estate on October 3, 2019
Crittenden Estate Cri de Coeur Savagnin Sous Voile
by Crittenden Estate on October 3, 2019
A complex array of flavours, amongst them preserved lemon, grilled nuts & exotic spice. A palate of tremendous breadth and length with mouth filling chalky texture and persistent acid drive.... Read full article
by Crittenden Estate on October 3, 2019
Crittenden Estate OGGI
by Crittenden Estate on October 3, 2019
Skins fermentation with traditional Italian white grapes (three textural varieties) and made like a red wine. Distinctive, sophisticated and a great food wine. ... Read full article
on May 22, 2019
Rahona Valley Single Vineyard Pinot Noir
on May 22, 2019
Made exclusively from our Rahona Valley Block from five clones - MV6, 115, G5V15, D2V5, D5V12. Pinot Noir is the holy grail of grape varieties. It must be grown in the right place and be given much love to get fully ripe but do so slowly.... Read full article
on April 12, 2018
Rahona Valley Pinot Gris
on April 12, 2018
Single Vineyard Pinot Gris made from Mary's Block in Main Ridge. Pinot Gris grown in the wrong region that ripens too quickly can be dead boring. Fortunately this was grown in a very good region! This is a wonderful expression of the variety...... Read full article
on April 12, 2018
Rahona Valley Late Harvest Riesling
on April 12, 2018
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
on April 12, 2018
Rahona Valley Kaye's Block Pinot Noir Rosé
on April 12, 2018
The Rahona Valley Rose is 100% Pinot Noir. This style is intended to be pale, perfumed and delicate, as Pinot Noir can deliver when treated with respect. The nose exudes strawberries, red currants and cream. The barrel fermentation gives a super...... Read full article
on April 12, 2018
Rahona Valley Mary's Block Gewurztraminer
on April 12, 2018
This wine is a surprise! A strong varietal Gewurz nose, with prominent lychees along with some apples and pear skin. The palate reverberates with spice from start to finish, with an attractive slipperiness and great length. A small amount of...... Read full article
on April 12, 2018
Rahona Valley Blanc de Noirs
on April 12, 2018
Blanc de Noirs is made from Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier. ​ Barrel fermented and made in the Traditional Method, this late disgorged sparkling wine has spent over 6 years on lees. Rahona Valley Blanc de Noirs is refinement and delicacy. Aromas of...... Read full article
on April 12, 2018
Rahona Valley Kaye's Block Riesling
on April 12, 2018
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
by Crittenden Estate on September 21, 2016
Crittenden Estate The Zumma Savagnin
by Crittenden Estate on September 21, 2016
Crittenden Estate The Zumma Savagnin... Read full article