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Winemakers’ Reserve Late Harvest Riesling

Select Vintage

2017

Grape:

Riesling

Region:

Marlborough

Vineyard:

Cowslip Valley Vineyard - Waihopai Valley

Recommended Food:

Firm and semi firm cheeses, dried fruit and nuts.

Recommended Cellaring:

0-5 years

Production Notes:

The most botrytised bunches were hand selected on the 8th of June. The grapes were gently whole bunch pressed.  16% was fermented in lightly toasted new and older French oak barriques with the remaining fermented at cooler temperatures in tank. After 6 months the wine was assembled and bottled.

Technical Notes:

Alc: 12.5%
TA: 6.1g/L
pH: 3.55
RS: 51g/L

Tasting Notes:

Tropical fruit, apricot marmalade and honeyed flavours with good depth

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