94pointsBest's 2018 Riesling (Great Western)

Cellar Selection

Best's rugged location in the Grampian ranges of western Victoria is as far from the hot, dry desert image of Oz as it gets. Combine the region's wet, cool climate with a unique and historic winery, and the results are generally excellent. This Riesling is young and austere but promises great things for the future. A slight petrol note on the nose is quickly followed by delicate honeyed nuts, bright lemon-lime, lavender and dried green herbs. The palate is a tightrope walk of pristine acidity, slippery texture and bright fruit. Drink 2021–2030, at least. Christina Pickard

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  • Alcohol
    11%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    White
  • Importer
    Little Peacock Imports
  • Date Published
    7/1/2020
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