2012 Lethbridge Dr Nadeson Riesling

imageFruit comes from a vineyard planted in Portland, Drumborg in 1982. 10g/l residual sugar. The last Dr Nadeson to be made from this site as the owners have reached a time in their life where they wish to engage in other pursuits. A wine I’ve always enjoyed, so there is a little sadness while tasting this.

Tension and balance. A jump start of acidity propels the wine forward while a slightly honeyed width expands on the leesy mid-palate. Key lime pie, guava and mandarin. Narrows again on a chalk and pebble note which lingers wistfully. 93

Region: Henty
Alcohol: 11.0%
Closure: Screwcap
Price: $27
Tasted: June 2014


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