Kilikanoon `Skilly Valley` Pinot Gris 2015 (12 x 750mL), Clare Valley, SA.

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049

RRP $22.50

$19.99 per Bottle
$239.88 per case
This item is sold out

To view similar items click here.

Overview

Made in a crisper, cooler climate, rather than a fuller bodied Pinot Gris style, this predominately Skilly Valley sourced wine is packed with the flavours of green pears, cinnamon spices, Fuji apples and driving natural acidity. Balanced by just a hint of restrained residual grape sugar, its sugar - acid - fruit balance is the perfect companion to a good meal with friends.

Region:
SA - Clare Valley
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Pale straw in colour with bright green tints and a brilliant clarity.

Aroma

Waves of fresh kaffir limes, cinnamon spices, and Japanese apples are thrust seductively upon the nose.

Palate

Flavoursome and compelling, the long and juicy palate marries fresh limes, oriental pears and kitchen spices with crisp natural acidity in a rewarding and persistent finish. A wine easily consumed within months of bottling but will reward 2-3 years careful cellaring.

Vintage
2015
Region
SA - Clare Valley
Grape Style
Pinot Grigio / Gris
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
13%

Winery Profile

Brand Profile Image

Kilikanoon Wines is a boutique winery with an international reputation, located in the heart of South Australia’s stunning Clare Valley. Since 1997 and his first Clare Valley vintage, founder and winemaker Kevin Mitchell has produced wines of individuality with strong regional and varietal definition. Clare Valley, Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale and now Hermitage terroir is all important, especially for their Shiraz, Riesling, Grenache and Cabernet single varietals.

Like many Australia winemakers Kevin Mitchell is highly trained in both the scientific and artistic sides of winemaking. He also comes from a long tradition of grape growing in South Australia’s beautiful Clare Valley, where grapes have been grown and wine made since the 1850s.

The first Kilikanoon release was in 1998, with 1997 vintage Shiraz, Cabernet, Grenache and two 1998 Rieslings. Since that time Kevin has continually refined his skills and has produced a wide portfolio of Kilikanoon wines from some of Australia’s finest terroir.

Kilikanoon’s philosophy is to make the best wines from the best grapes, no matter where they are, so recently we went to France! We make wine in two regions- the Loire Valley and the Rhône Valley.

In late 2007 Kilikanoon, along with partners Janet Holmes à Court and Greg and Kerrie Paramor acquired Seppeltsfield in the Barossa Valley, one of Australia’s most revered and historic wineries, established in 1851 and the home to one of the world’s finest collections of barrel-aged fortified wines, including the unique unbroken collection of Vintage dated 100 year old Para Tawny (port) dating back to 1878, when the first wines were laid down, not to be bottled for 100 years.They are delighted to celebrate our first decade. The next looks to be just as exciting.

View Kilikanoon website

WHAT YOU'RE SAYING

Loading content...
Loading content...

Peace of Mind