Pipers Brook Gewurztraminer 2013 (6 x 750mL), TAS.

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$167.94 per pack
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Overview

The cool viticulture climate of Tasmania provides the ideal balance of fruit retention, acid depth, and mineral edge that helps us achieve our chosen style, Which is mostly sourced from a single vineyard block planted in 1974 at our original Pipers Brook vineyard in northeast Tasmania, along with a small percentage of fruit taken from our vineyards in the Tamar Valley region.

Region:
TAS - Tasmania
State:
Tasmania
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Pale, lemon with a hint of soft rose petal pink

Aroma

Gewürztraminer perfumes best in the coolest of climates giving distinctive maritime class. The aromas are vibrant and lifted; displaying rose water, dragon’s eye fruit, crystallized ginger, beeswax and bursting with lemon verbena. Exotic fruits and oriental spice perfumes the variety with an unforgettable aroma that tends to captivate and overpower your senses with it delicacy and alluring charm.

Palate

A seductive wine offering delicacy and weight, with depth and flavour that lingers and lingers. The palate is full and vibrant, crisp and mineralized dry, it has appealing textural balance and subtle quinine bitterness that provides just the right level of mouth feel and flavour to beautifully integrate with the rich exotic tropical fruits; longan also known as dragon’s eye fruit, papaya, mango, kumquat, crystallized ginger and the confectionery delights that provide a sensory adventure for your palate to enjoy.

Cellaring potential

2013 to 2018+ with likely best year being 2014 - 15

Food Matching

Versatile and allows it to match with an array of spicy foods – Thai crab wontons, or red fish curry, ravioli stuffed with shrimp, roast duckling. Gewürztraminer matches well with an array of Thai and oriental style cuisines.

Vintage
2013
Region
TAS - Tasmania
Grape Style
Gewurztraminer
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
13.5%

Winery Profile

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Kreglinger, founded in 1797 by brothers George and Christian Kreglinger, is a family company, which holds registration number one recorded in Antwerp. The family's group of companies extended to Australia, establishing Kreglinger Australia in 1893.

In 2000, Kreglinger (Australia) Pty Ltd diversified into wine production and marketing with the establishment of Norfolk Rise Vineyard and winery at Mount Benson in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia and the following year took majority ownership of the Pipers Brook Winery.

Kreglinger Wine Estates, the producers of the internationally acclaimed Pipers Brook Vineyard, Ninth Island and Kreglinger wines has a history that encompasses over 30 years as a modern pioneer and leader of the Tasmanian fine wine industry.

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