Grosset Springvale Riesling 2018

  • Grosset Springvale Riesling 2018

    This is an outstanding Springvale Riesling. Intense citrus aromatics that linger; the palate is taut, even coiled, and powered by intense lemon and lime pith and enticing florals that persist; while the finish is long, zesty, and bone dry. For all its mouth-puckering intensity, there is balance, a touch of restraint, satisfying finesse and an immediacy that appeals.

    ‘The Springvale vineyard is unique on two fronts: First, its odd shape accurately reflects the red loam-over-limestone profile below. Under this limestone is slate, its existence discovered by us only after the vine roots had reached that far. Second, the mix of riesling clones is rare. The result is a deliciously limey riesling with backbone.’ JG

    Ageing Potential: 5-15 years, up to 20 years
    Source: Grosset Springvale Vineyard (ACO certified organic)
    Fruit Flavours: Lime driven with mineral background
    Profile: Dry, finely structured, vibrant and pure
    Fining: Nil- suitable for vegans and vegetarians

    Release Date: September 1st 2018
    (Now also available in magnum)

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