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Date Printed: 7/26/2014
Oxford Landing Viognier 2011
Oxford Landing Viognier 2011
(search item no. 117199)
screw cap wine
has fluid
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Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
PRICE ON 7/26/2014: $9.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
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
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 86 points

Winemaker's Notes:

A pale straw with lime green hue, the Oxford Landing Estates Viognier 2011 has a lifted musk and honeysuckle aroma, with a hint of poached quince and mandarin peel. The wine is richly textural on the palate with classic grainy Viognier minerality complemented perfectly with ripe flavors of late season peaches and apricots. This is great drinking now and with careful cellaring this wine will continue to exhibit these generous Viognier flavors and textures for at least two to three 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.