Current Vintage: 2015
Bottle Size: 750ml
Case Size: 12
On the front palate, flavours of white peach and melon. Vanillin oak and tannins show on the mid palate. The soft finish displays lemony acidity balancing the fruit flavours. Richness on the finish.
Rutherglen is a wine producing area around the town of Rutherglen in North East Victoria zone of the state of Victoria in Australia. The area is particularly noted for its sweet fortified wines.
Grapes and Wine
Grapes are grown is this region are Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carignan, Durif, Gewürztraminer, Muscat, Semillon, Shiraz, Tokay (Muscadelle).
Both Muscat, “Brown Muscat", and Muscadelle (under the name "Topaque") are made into long-lived, sweet fortified wines, which are often bottled after an extended period of barrel aging.
Herb-spiced pork. Pork tenderloins cooked with seasonal vegetables.