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2009 Howard Park Riesling

Great Southern, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA
$23. 99 Bottle
$287.88 Dozen
Cellar: 4 - 5 Years (2014-2015)
ABV: 12.5%
Closure: Screw Cap

Brilliant, very pale straw, almost water like colour with watery hue. The nose displays lifted aromas of limes, mandarin and citrus followed by a hint of spice. Delicate palate flavours of lime, orange rind and citrus with a steely, mineral infused backbone. Clean, crisp, dry finish with aftertaste of lime, orange rind and mineral. The wine has good structure for longer term cellaring.
Cellar 4-5 years (2014-2015)
Alc 12.5%

Other Reviews…
Exceedingly pale colour; citrus blossom aromas announce an initially mouth-puckering (in the best possible way) palate, opening quickly to reveal a zesty lime and mineral range of flavours; the acid profile promises a very long life. Screwcap.
12.5% alc. Drink 2029 Date Tasted Nov 09
Rating 96
James Halliday – Australian Wine Companion