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Date Printed: 8/2/2014
Jacob's Creek Reserve Riesling 2009
Jacob's Creek Reserve Riesling 2009
(search item no. 102369)
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Australian Wine Companion rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 8/2/2014: $12.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2010 Australian Wine Companion rating: 92 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2007 Australian Wine Companion rating: 91 points
2006 Australian Wine Companion rating: 95 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2005 Australian Wine Companion rating: 93 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2003 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
2002 Wine & Spirits rating: 89 points
2002 Wine Enthusiast rating: 87 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The color is limpid pale green.

Restrained, with aromas of apple and lemon blossom, which are highlighted by a background of floral lime and spice.

On the palate it is delicate with very soft lemon citrus fruit flavors. Underlying hints of fresh apple, lime and jasmine spice. An appealing natural acidity provides structure and length to the palate.

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About Jacob's Creek:

With over 150 years of making wine in the Barossa Valley, Jacob's Creek's winemaking philosophy is to make high quality wines in a contemporary Australian style, which are fresh, elegant, great tasting and show true varietal character. From its beginnings in 1847, a young Bavarian immigrant named Johann Gramp planted the Barossa Valley's first commercial vineyard on the banks of Jacob's Creek. His first vineyard was in a small ironstone winery and visitors can still walk the historic vineyard, inspect the original cellar and feel a true sense of place for Jacob's Creek. Today, Jacob's Creek is one of the leading forces of Australian wine, creating wines with true character with a variety of different offerings from its portfolio.