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Bimbadgen Estate 2015 Semillon

$26.00
$20.80 Club Bimbadgen Price
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The Bimbadgen Estate range of wines consist of classic Hunter Valley varietals crafted in a traditional style from within Australia’s oldest wine region. This Semillon is a blend of Bimbadgen’s McDonalds Road and Palmers Lane premium Semillon blocks. The clay soils of McDonalds Road provide the tropical flavours whilst the sandy loam soils of Palmers Lane give this Semillon its distinctive fresh lime flavours, zesty acidity and finesse. A true reflection of great Hunter Valley Semillon.

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  • Grown:
    From Bimbadgen’s McDonalds Road and Palmers Lane Vineyards, Hunter Valley.
  • Picked:
    McDonalds Road- 21st January Palmers Lane – 10th February
  • Made:
    The fruit was crush de-stemmed, pressed, fined and settled in stainless steel tanks. The clear juice was racked and inoculated with a neutral yeast strain. Fermentation was held at a cool temperature retaining Semillons delicate aromatics. To build texture the wine remained on yeast lees for 6 months before fining, filtration and bottling.
  • Bottled:
    14th of December, 2015.
  • Analysis:
    pH 3.10 TA: 6.4g/L Alc: 10.6%
  • Appearance:
    Vibrant lemon and lime.
  • Aroma:
    Lime citrus with hints of jasmine aromas.
  • Palate:
    The palate is abundant with lime cordial flavours, combining with subtle tropical fruits and balanced by a sleek line of refreshing citrus acidity. Moreish.
  • Cellaring:
    Drink now, or cellar for up to 10 years.
  • Food:
    Enjoy by itself or with oysters and sashimi.
  • Awards:
    BRONZE - Royal Queensland Wine Show 2016 BRONZE - Hunter Valley Boutique Wine Show 2016 BRONZE - NSW Wine Awards 2016