Skillogalee Riesling

Product Code: 3842
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$25.99
The grapes for this dry Riesling were grown on low-yielding vines, on the highest slopes of the Skillogalee estate (about 500 metres above sea level). The family-owned vineyard is managed in accordance with sustainable farming practices. Riesling was again one of the highlights of the 2013 Clare Valley vintage. The Skillogalee Riesling harvest commenced earlier than usual, but most unusual was the fact that most of the Shiraz had been picked prior to commencing Riesling processing. Some warm and then cool spells allowed for excellent flavour ripening with good natural acidity. A dry growing season with low disease pressure helped to maintain pristine fruit.The fruit was processed in a number of individual parcels, with each contour/block of vines picked as it reached its optimum ripeness and flavour. Each parcel was then fermented separately allowing us to vary winemaking and processing techniques to suit the individual characteristics of each, and giving us the opportunity to enhance individual hig

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Skillogalee Riesling

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Variety Riesling
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Wine Region Clare Valley
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Volume 750ml
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Price $25.99