|Region||Eden Valley, SA|
|Bling||Gold Medal - 2017 Royal Adelaide Wine Show, Gold Medal and Trophy - National Wine Show, 94pts James Halliday, 92pts Kim Brebach|
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A pretty classic, crisp, lean and and long Eden Valley Riesling.
Henschke Peggys Hill Riesling 2017 - A pretty classic, crisp, lean and and long Eden Valley Riesling. Not as aromatic as some 2017s, more austere and built for the long haul. 92 points.
Kim Brebach is also known as the Best Wines Under $20 Guy to those who subscribe to his weekly mailer. However, first and foremost, he’s a wine lover, an unashamed Riesling obsessive and champion of the belief that great wine doesn’t necessarily have to come with a great big price tag....
Riesling is a white grape variety which originated in the Rhine region of Germany. Riesling is an aromatic grape variety displaying flowery, almost perfumed, aromas as well as high acidity. It is used to make dry, semi-sweet, sweet and sparkling white wines. Riesling wines are usually varietally pure and are seldom oaked. As of 2004, Riesling was estimated to be the world's 20th most grown variety at 48,700 hectares (120,000 acres) with an increa...
Adjacent to the eastern edge of the Barossa Valley, Eden Valley is not actually a valley. Allegedly, early settlers found the word "Eden" scratched into a tree and named the town Eden Valley. What we do know is that it produces fantastic riesling and chardonnay, having a cooler, higher-altitude climate than the Barossa. Reds of great merit come from here as well, with producers like Henschke dazzling tasters worldwide. Soil is dry and sandy, ...
Wise cooks know you never over season a good piece of fish. This overnight marinade is just so, perfect with fresh greens and chilled whites....
Beautifully balanced Asian-inspired dish with the quintessential Aussie fish. This is modern Australian cuisine at its best......