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2022 `Watervale` Clare Valley Semillon, Mount Horrocks

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2022 Watervale Clare Valley Semillon, Mount Horrocks

Discover the layered complexity and vibrant freshness of the 2022 Watervale Clare Valley Semillon, crafted by the acclaimed Mount Horrocks winery. Situated in the heart of Clare Valley, one of Australia's premier wine regions, this Semillon exemplifies the unique character and potential of the varietal, nurtured to perfection under the guidance of winemaker Stephanie Toole.

Key Features:

  • 🍇 Vintage: 2022
  • 🏞️ Origin: Clare Valley, South Australia
  • 🍇 Grape Variety: Semillon
  • 🍷 Flavor Profile: The Watervale Clare Valley Semillon is marked by its aromatic intensity, featuring notes of citrus blossom, lemongrass, and green apple, with a subtle hint of toasty complexity from judicious use of oak. The palate is crisp and textured, offering layers of lemon zest, ripe pear, and a mineral edge that culminates in a clean, refreshing finish. This Semillon balances richness with precision, showcasing the varietal's versatility and age-worthiness.
  • 🌍 Sustainable Viticulture: Mount Horrocks is committed to organic farming practices, emphasizing the health of the vineyard ecosystem and the quality of the fruit. This dedication to sustainability not only enhances the wine's purity but also ensures the preservation of Clare Valley's natural environment.
  • 🍇 Winemaking Excellence: Under Stephanie Toole's expert stewardship, the Semillon grapes are hand-harvested and meticulously vinified to preserve their varietal character. Fermentation in French oak barrels adds depth and complexity, while careful lees aging enhances the wine's texture and mouthfeel.
  • 🍽️ Food Pairing: This Semillon's bright acidity and full-bodied palate make it an excellent companion to a wide range of dishes, from seafood and poultry to creamy risottos and vegetable-based entrees. Its nuanced flavor profile also pairs beautifully with lightly spiced Asian cuisine.
  • 🍷 Serving Recommendation: To fully enjoy the expressive aromas and flavors of the Watervale Clare Valley Semillon, serve chilled at around 8-10°C (46-50°F). This optimal serving temperature highlights the wine's vibrancy and elegant structure.

Indulge in the sophistication and depth of the 2022 Watervale Clare Valley Semillon by Mount Horrocks, a wine that not only exemplifies the excellence of Clare Valley Semillon but also represents the pinnacle of artisanal winemaking and organic viticulture. A must-try for enthusiasts of fine Australian whites.

2022 `Watervale` Clare Valley Semillon, Mount Horrocks
2022 `Watervale` Clare Valley Semillon, Mount Horrocks
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