St. Andrews

St. Andrews

Riesling 2000

x4

Region: Clare Valley
Other Vintages:

2013201220102009200720052002200119981996


Hedonistic and tightly focussed, this exceptionally balanced wine displays lemon, lime and a seamless spine of natural acidity leading to a finish of extraordinary length.

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Wine Colour
Golden straw with hints of green.

Wine Bouquet
The wine has a wonderful aroma that is both lifted and interesting. There are lime and subtle apricot fruit characters along with lovely developed honey toast, and spicy nuances.

Wine Palate
This wine has a generous palate yet is elegant and graceful. It has a silky mouth feel and has classic Clare Valley Riesling characters of lime and then toast with butter and honey. There is a soft, lingering acidity which gives the wine excellent length.

Cellaring Notes
This wine will drink superbly well upon release, but will age gracefully with careful cellaring to 2012 possibly longer.
Acidity: 8.9 g/L
Alcohol Percent: 12.9%
PH: 2.87
Region: Clare Valley
Range Variety Vintage Show Name Year Class Award
St. Andrews Riesling 2000 Royal Melbourne Wine Show 2004 25 Gold
St. Andrews Riesling 2000 Clare Valley Regional Wine Show 2000 13 Gold
St. Andrews Riesling 2000 Royal Melbourne Wine Show 2003 24 Gold
St. Andrews Riesling 2000 International Wine Challenge 2005 Gold