2016

Dostana Riesling

$25.00 (inc. tax)

Light oak, aromas of nectarine, apricot, honey-crisp apple, and pear. Flavours of apricot, nectarine, pineapple, and lime. Pleasant acidity, almost to the level of a tart fruit juice like lemonade. Strong Indian and Asian spices are a perfect match.

Growing conditions

Riesling came from two vineyards, Mariposa and Chandra. Chandra certified organic vineyard located in Fairview area of Oliver, and vines are 20 years old. South-eastern exposure makes it ideal to grow excellent fruit.

Winemaking notes

A small batch production. The grapes were sorted / spot picked in the vineyard during harvest on
October 5th. The free run has been separated from the press and fermented for 10 days at an average temperature of 16.5°C. 15% of the wine has been oaked in new American oak barrels for 45 days and blended back.

 

Additional information

Weight 1300 g
Winemaker

Tibor Erdélyi

Vintage

2016

Varietal(s)

Riesling

Alc./Vol.

13.8

Bottle Size

750ml

pH

3.34

Acidity

8.1