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Date Printed: 4/24/2014
Yalumba Y Series Riesling 2007
Yalumba Y Series Riesling 2007
(search item no. 94939)
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Australian Wine Companion rating: 88 points
PRICE ON 4/24/2014: $9.79

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2010 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2009 Australian Wine Companion rating: 87 points
2008 Australian Wine Companion rating: 91 points
2005 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2003 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

This wine is a blend of fruit from Barossa Valley and Eden Valley. Adjacent to each other, these two regions make up the Barossa. The warmer Barossa Valley produces wines that have richness of flavour, while the cooler Eden Valley provides elegant and lifted aromatics. The Barossa region is renowned for its quality riesling wines.

Pale straw in color. A generous yet elegant light bodied wine. It starts with aromas of grapefruit and apple blossom with hints of bath salts. The palate is clean and refreshing showing grapefruit and lemon peel flavors with appealing generosity. A soft lingering acidity complete the finish.

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About Yalumba:

Yalumba is one of Australia's oldest family-owned wineries and was founded in 1949 by Samuel Smith. From modest beginnings, the Yalumba Wine Company has grown to become one of Australia's most successful medium-sized wineries, owned by 6th generation Robert Hill Smith. Yalumba regularly receives accolateds for its distinctive wines, as well as for its leadership role in the Australian wine industry in the areas of viti-innovation and environmental policy. The Yalumba premium wine portfolio commences with the fresh and flavorsome varietal wines of the Y Series, then moves up to capture the essence of the Barossa Eden Valleys, explores old world varieties through innovated, modern wines in the Hand Picked line, and culminates with the coveted, collectible Yalumba Rare & Fine wines.