Powell & Son Eden Valley Steinert Riesling 2019
The 2019 riesling shows lifted notes of ripe citrus, subtle guava and wet stone minerality. The wine is zippy and linear in its acidity, carrying flavours of lime juice and rockmelon. The strong acid profile ensures a long, deliberate finish.
400 dozen produced
Varietal: 100% Riesling
Region: Eden Valley
Districts: Flaxman’s Valley
Altitude: 440 metres
Soil: Quarzitic dark loam over clay
Vines: 90 years old
Harvest: 18th March
TA: 6.6 g/l
The Riesling is hand-picked, whole bunch pressed and sent to stainless steel tank for a cool fermentation. The wine is then cold stabilised and sent to bottle.
Drink now or over the next 10 years. Serve chilled. Best with natural oysters or any fish dish, also a great accompaniment with spicy food.