De Bortoli Bella Riva
$18.99 a bottle
Briny, gently aromatic with wild herbs and chamomile. Textural, slightly salty, gentle but assertive flavours.
Gently pressed for delicacy. Fermented in casks and vats. Removed from the yeast lees after fermentation. A small addition of another Italian variety ‘Greco’ added for complexity and texture.
Enjoy now or cellar for 2-3 years.
Fiano e Greco
Fiano e Greco 2019
$24.90 a bottle
Fiano 68%, Greco 32%
Warm dry growing season, timely spring rain, good overall growing season.
Mineral, savoury, lemon rind and spice. Medium body, saline nuances, white flowers, drying texture.
Hand picked and whole bunch pressed to older French casks for fermentation. A short time on yeast lees, for complexity and interest.