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The correlation between variety and region followed a predictable course – a thoroughly good thing. Thus the rieslings came from moderately cool inland districts with cold nights the key; semillon from the Hunter Valley; sauvignon blanc and blends mainly from WA, only the Adelaide Hills disputing naming rights; that ever-compliant variety chardonnay shining in the coolest parts; and three alternative varieties left to muddy the waters.
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For a riesling to display such obvious cellaring potential at this price is really quite astounding.
‘…starting quietly on the bouquet, then progressively building intensity and depth as the length of the palate unrolls to reveal itself. While the boundaries are firmly marked by lime and Meyer lemon fruit, there’s complexity to burn...’
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