Shut the Gate Watervale Riesling
Sourced from “Rosie’s Patch” vineyard in Watervale. Rich loam soils over a solid limestone base result in good water retention and healthy Riesling vines on this block. Mature vines deliver solid fruit flavours and good natural acid in the in the resulting wines. Nose: Light scented orange blossoms and intense rose petals Palate: Lifted limes, citrus lemon flavours with crunchy crisp and refreshing finish Pairing: The perfect wine to be served with chilli flavours such as Thai or Malaysian cuisine. Cellaring: A softer Riesling designed for early drinking now to 5 years.
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Valley’s specialities – the Watervale Riesling is a smashingly good bottle possessing a moreish dryness and regionality in Clare Valley’s tremendous Riesling pedigree. Minerally and citrusy, it’s a white that’ll keep you gulping for days from a producer heralded as one of James Halliday’s top ten new wineries of 2015.