Gatt High Eden Riesling 2015 Eden Valley South Australia 750mL ALC 11.5%VOL (screw cap closure)
authentic wine from classic Eden Valley High Eden terroir and varieties
Rating: 96 Points by James Halliday
"Bright and lively, the perfumed bouquet a fireworks display of meadow and citrus flowers, the palate building on the great opening stanza with a shimmering array of lime/lemon, detailed acidity lengthening and cleansing the finish; JH"
Appearance: Vibrant, pale yellow green. Aroma / Bouquet Delicate aromatic fragrance of apple blossomand lemon.
Palate: Classic Eden Valley riesling of refined and enduring style. Fragrant apple blossom aromatics open to a delicate palate brimming with fresh lemon flavour. Crisp and dry with bright citrus, floral and mineral tones. A wine of longevity and poise.
Serve: Chilled from 10-12°C Cellar Long term cellaring willreveal the renowned toasty characters of aged Eden Valley Riesling.
Peak drinking: 2015-2030.
Food pairing: Delicate flavours, spicy Asian and Thai style dishes, seafood and crustaceans. Oysters, whiting, snapper, lobster, prawns, crab, sashimi, seaweed salad. White wine, citrus and lemon sauces. Fresh curd cheese.
Vineyard: 100% Estate grown riesling from Eden Springs Vineyard. Beautiful cool climate country at High Eden, the pinnacle of Barossa. Altitude 460-515m Season A warm, dry Spring and Summer season saw beautiful ripening in High Eden. A wave of warm sunny days and cool nights saw good quality and generous fruit flavour development. Riesling shows excellent aromatic perfume, depth and gentle acid balance.
Winemaking: Handpicked, crushed and destemmed, cool fermentation in stainless steel to preserve primary fruit and perfume. Bottled while young and fresh. Handcrafted to exacting quality standards in our state of the art winemaking facility. Harvest 2-3 March 2015 Production1,160 dozen (750ml) Bottled 31 August 2015 Closure Screwcap Alcohol / Volume12 % pH3.03 Acidity6.84 g/L
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