Risky Business Pinot Grigio 2018 (12 x 750mL) King Valley, VIC

Following on from our original vision, risky business utilises the decades of experience from grape grower and viticulturist Rob Quenbyand vintner John Waldron. Since 2013 we have been sourcing fruit Victoria’s King Valley, producing small batches of fine and distinctive wine.

Grape sourcing and winemaking by Andrew Vesey to produce Prosecco, Pinot Gris, Grigio and Sangiovese varietals.

We recognised the regions cool-climate potential. The Valley’s continental climate provides warm days and cool nights, influenced by the Katabatic Breeze that sweeps northward down the valley from the high country..

Overview

Following on from our original vision, risky business utilises the decades of experience from grape grower and viticulturist Rob Quenbyand vintner John Waldron. Since 2013 we have been sourcing fruit Victoria’s King Valley, producing small batches of fine and distinctive wine.

Grape sourcing and winemaking by Andrew Vesey to produce Prosecco, Pinot Gris, Grigio and Sangiovese varietals.

We recognised the regions cool-climate potential. The Valley’s continental climate provides warm days and cool nights, influenced by the Katabatic Breeze that sweeps northward down the valley from the high country..

Region:
VIC - King Valley
State:
Victoria
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

Our Pinot Grigio is crisp, fresh and savoury.

One occurrence of heavy rain in mid-summer didn't disrupt the overall dry season, with it’s warm days and cool nights. The season provided a compact vintage with lower yield that was of exceptional quality.

Colour -In the glass, the wine appears shiny bright, the colour of light yellow straw.

Aroma -The nose displays green apple and limes along with strong aromas of pear and citrus.

Palate -Slightly textual leaving pronounced acidity.

Food Match - Roasted egg plant salad

Medals & Trophies

Trophy - Riedel Glass Trophy . Best gris of show 2018

Gold - Perth Royal Wine Awards Show 2018

Gold - National Cool Climate Wine Show 2018

Bronze - Winewise Small Vigneron Awards 2018

Bronze - Adelaide Royal Show 2018