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Rich aromatics of lime, fresh pear, winter melon, hazelnuts and a touch of herbs. This intensity is continued on the palate with integrated flavours of fruit, spice and minerality; it is luxurious yet finely detailed. The elegance of the savoury finish is noticeable as the flavours very slowly fade. A delicious, elegant wine that leaves the palate suitably refreshed.
A seasonal white that reflects the character of the vintage in a delicious, textural style. Aromas of quince, preserved lemon and barley lead through to a zesty palate of citrus, elderflower, stone fruits and almond. An informal wine, meant to be share with friends in all locations irrespective of food 50cl
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The Advance Release wines offer a portal into the future of Thistledown. Though our focus is very much on Grenache, Shiraz and Chardonnay, it is not an unnatural progression to dabble in some Rhône influenced whites. Relatively rare in South Australia, this example from the southerly reaches of the region benefits from being grown on kurrajong formation soils, famed for the quality of the fruit they provide. Aromatic honeysuckle and toasted almond lead through to a beautifully waxy, lemon laden palate with hints of ripe pear, honey and ginger.
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A lifted nose showing citrus freshness, the palate continues with fresh citrus and concentrated grapefruit flavours. The palate is light to medium bodied with a perfect balance of fruit and soft acid.
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Chateau Lamothe Bouscat Pessac Leognan on the nose offers fresh citrus and floral notes. On the palate, it is well-rounded, with grapefruit and pineapple flavours. The oak is subtle and well-integrated, giving the wine body and balance.
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On the nose there is incredible expression. Florals and sweet spices as honey, apricot, vanilla and delicate notes of fresh fruit such as papaya and quince. The palate is intense and elegant, with high volume in the mouth, fresh acidity and vibrant finish.
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Pale straw in colour, this wine has a nose of ripe, green citrus fruit and Christmas spices. The palate is fresh and richly textured, with notes of ripe pears, almonds and peaches, and a clove-like finish.
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Iona One Man Band White has a rich creamy texture with white fruit and mineral undertones. Lovely pure fruit, elegant and vibrant. Floral with white stone fruit and blackcurrant. Tangerine lingers on the mid palate with a long savoury finish of pea shoots, fine herbs and sea breeze. Complex, layered, classic and poised.
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Lapostolle Casa Semillon is a light delicate yellow with lime hints in colour. It has a subtle nose with ripe fruit such as pears and waxy apple aromas along with some herbaceous hints. in the mouth it has a very bright and clean texture and rich volume, pleasant acidity and a long finish.
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Domaine L'Ancienne Cure Jour de Fruit Monbazillac is a wonderfully rich sweet wine made from low yields of late-harvested, botrytised, Semillon (90%) and Muscadelle (10%). It has flavours of marzipan, orange peel and spices. Christian Roche has emerged in the last five years as one of the best growers in this appellation. 37.5cl bottle. It is best drunk as an apéritif (with Roquefort), with foie-gras, melon or dessert.
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Chateau Tour des Grendes Cuvee des Conti Bergerac Blanc is a creamy Sémillon-dominated effort spending eight months on the lees and a month in barriques for the Muscadelle. Imagine waxy peaches and sweet cashews with a dash of ginger, cumin and white pepper.
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An attractive pale yellow with green tints, has the aroma of citrus and hints of peach, floral notes and an aromatic lifted spiciness. It has excellent structure, with a lemon tinged backbone provided by the Semillon and a soft zesty mouthfeel. Finished wonderfully with a mouthful of crunchy fruit.
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