2018 GIPPSLAND WINE COMPANY RIESLING

2018 GIPPSLAND WINE COMPANY RIESLING

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Region: East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. A cool climate region, planted on the rolling green hills some 50 metres above sea level, strongly maritime influenced by the Bass Coast and the Gippsland Lakes near Lakes Entrance in the most southerly region of Victoria.

Vineyard: Wyanga Vineyard from vines planted c. 1970 in East Gippsland near Lakes Entrance. Soil type: Gravelly loam soils over volcanic clays.

Notes: The 2018 Riesling grown on this established 49-year-old vineyard shows a German Kabinett Riesling inspiration. Its mellifluous 20 g/L residual sugar presents honeydew melon, jasmine and lemon curd aromas following through on the palate with elder flower, Bosc pear, farmhouse cider, lanolin, and warm, nutmeg and ground ginger spice.

Food matches: Baked ham and bratwurst, spicy South East Asian flavours, smoked salmon. Label: Red Tailed Black Cockatoo.

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