Grape Variety: Viognier
Category: White Wine
Country: South Australia, Australia
Region: Eden Valley
Format: 750 mL bottle
Producer: Negociants International
Alcohol: 13.5 %
Description: Bright gold in colour with a medium intense nose.
Positives: Lots going on here with apricots, nectarines, lemon, green olives, jasmine, clove, walnut & a touch of honey. Medium to full body with good medium+ acidity & long length.
Negatives: A little bitterness on the finish.
Interesting Point: Yalumba is consistently one of the best producers of Viognier outside Condrieu, Northern Rhone in France.
Drink now or over the next 3 years on its own or pair it with Cornish hen.
Tasted: 29 June 12
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10, Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4