White wine

Jim Barry, Watervale Riesling 1974

RRP N/A in UK per bottle
94
Tasted by
Nina Caplan

This is fantastic. Downy mildew hit the Valley in 1974; clearly some winemakers already had the knowhow and technology to make great wine regardless. A light sweetness (that’s flavour: it’s a dry wine) overlays elegant acidity.

Drinking Window
2019 - 2022
Colour
White
Wine Style
Still
Alcohol
%
Country
Australia
Region
South Australia
Sub-region
Mount Lofty Ranges
Bottle size
75cl
Grape Varieties
Riesling