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Date Printed: 11/26/2014
Oxford Landing Viognier 2005
Oxford Landing Viognier 2005
(search item no. 87617)
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The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
PRICE ON 11/26/2014: $7.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The Oxford Landing Viognier 2005 is a pale gold with green hues. The aroma is intense musk, white flowers with hints of stone fruit. The palate is rich and very long and ripe, with stone fruit and musk flavours. This wine exhibits fresh, silky and lively Viognier textures. Great drinking now, with careful cellaring, this wine will continue to exhibit the generous Viognier flavours and textures for at least 2-3 years.
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About Oxford Landing:

Oxford Landing isn't some invented name on a wine label. It's a real place, a real vineyard, that lies alongside the River Murray near the South Australian river town of Waikerie. Wyndham Hill Smith found this place in 1958 and Yalumba purchased the block naming it Oxford Landing after a nearby site where drovers once grazed and watered sheep on the long journey to Adelaide from northern pastoral properties.

Today, Oxford Landing has matured into one of Australia's most innovative viticultural enterprises delivering varietal flavor through a collection of value priced varietal wines.