Castelli Empirica 2017 Ebullient Sparkling Riesling

Castelli Empirica 2017 Ebullient Sparkling Riesling
Happy Wine Wednesday everyone!

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Last ‘Wine Wednesday’ we cracked into our Good Pair Days sample pack and we couldn’t wait to get stuck into this 2017 Empirica ‘Ebullient’ Sparkling Riesling from Castelli Estate Wines in WA’s Great Southern wine region. Continue reading

Riversdale Estate Cygnus Tasmania Riesling 2016

Riversdale Estate Cygnus Tasmania Riesling 2016If you’ve been following along with the blog this year, then you’ll know that we visited Tasmania in April and loved it. It’s also safe to say they make bloody good Riesling down there! Unfortunately we didn’t make it to Riversdale Estate, however there will be a another trip to Tassie so we’ll definitely do it next time. Continue reading

Xabregas Riesling – Mount Barker, Great Southern

Please find my notes below for the 2017 and 2018 Xabregas Rieslings from Mount Barker in Western Australia’s Great Southern region.

Xabregas 2018 Riesling

After trying the 2017 Reisling below, the lovely team at Xabregas in WA’s Great Southern wine region offered to send both me and my Mum a bottle of the 2018 Riesling to try – how sweet is that 🙂 Thank you Xabregas! Continue reading

Castle Rock Estate 2018 Porongurup Riesling

Castle Rock Estate 2018 Porongurup RieslingOh yes we so did. When I was back in Perth recently we totally raided Naomi’s wine cellar. Naomi has visited the Great Southern region a couple of times this year and she most definitely brought back some tasty loot.

One of those bottles was this Castle Rock Estate 2018 Porongurup Riesling produced by winemaker Rob Diletti. Continue reading