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clos Clare Watervale Riesling 2017

The clos Clare Watervale Riesling is the made from the Clare Valley's signature variety and this is sourced from clos Clare's Riesling patch, adjoining the historic 'Florita' vineyard in Watervale. The 46-year-old dry grown vines are hand-harvested and taken to The Wilson Vineyard at Polish Hill River, where they are chilled for 24 hours prior to whole bunch pressing and vinification.

This is benchmark Clare Valley Riesling, bone dry with secondary characteristics of lemon meringue pie and honeyed notes starting to appear, adding complexity to the lemon zest and fine mineral core on the palate.

 

Wine File
Producer:
clos Clare
Country:
Australia
Region:
South Australia
Sub Region:
Clare Valley
Style:
White Wine
Primary Grape(s):
Riesling
Bottle Size:
75cl
Alcohol:
12.5%
Closure:
Screw Cap
Vegetarian:
Yes
Contains Sulphites:
Yes
Units Per Bottle:
9.38
£22.75
Purchase Format
A17CLOSCLAREWR-1

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