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Thursday, 8 August 2019

Golden Grove Vermentino 2019

Winemaker Ray Costanzo has absolutely nailed this release. Packaging refresh in 2019.

The briny tang hangs long enough, a lingering moment, as if on a breeze. Carrying with it the fruit presence, of lemons, a suggestion of lime and green mango. 

The barrel Ferment portion, and oak, lend the wine a lovely body. It's creamily textured, a subtle spice inflection being the wine's seasoning. 

Delivers on an exquisite length. Still feels young at this stage, will settle and flesh further. 94 

Tasted on: Sunday 14th July, a Leaf to Fruit day 
Source: Sample
Price: $30
Alcohol: 12%
Closure: Screwcap
Website: www.goldengroveestate.com.au

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