Exclusive Museum Riesling Vertical Release
EXCLUSIVE WINE CLUB RELEASE
– NOW SOLD OUT
For the first time, Pooley Wines is opening the Museum to offer our valued wine club members the opportunity to experience a 6 year vertical of our highly acclaimed Riesling…from 2002 through to 2007.
Each pack contains one of each of the following vintages of Riesling –
02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07
And freight is on us! Simply enter the coupon – weloveriesling – at the checkout.
Tasting Notes (we certainly enjoyed writing these!)
2002 Pooley Coal River Riesling 11.9% ALC
Colour: Honeyed gold, bright.
Aroma: Lifted lanolin, mandarin peel, cherry – hints of cumquat.
Palate: Explosive fruit, bright fresh with concentrated cumquat and mandarin flavours. The palate has incredible impact but with poise and balance. Hints of residual sugar give the wine body and length with a hint of butter on the finish.
2003 Pooley Coal River Riesling 12% ALC
Colour: Medium straw with a honey golden hue.
Aroma: Cumquat marmalade, preserved lemon, heady floral lift, honeysuckle & nutmeg.
Palate: Palate is zesty & lively with richness but line, even through front palate to back palate. Toasty, buttery notes hint at age.
2004 Pooley Coal River Riesling 12% ALC – 4 TROPHIES + 3 GOLD (Tas Wine Show)
Colour: Pale straw.
Aroma: Bright & fresh, notes of mandarin, apricot & lemongrass. Mealey.
Palate: Zesty & round with citrus notes. Touch of honeysuckle, intense fresh squeezed lime. Concentrated with a lovely phenolic grip on the finish. Beautifully balanced.
2005 Pooley Coal River Riesling 11.3% ALC – GOLD (Tas Wine Show)
Colour: Pale straw with green tints.
Aroma: Kaffir lime, lime flesh, honeydew. Distinct toasted almond kernel. Pristine.
Palate: Citrus flesh, pure and varietal. Searing acid line, with pithy textural finish, Nice interplay of acid & flesh, mineral line.
2006 Pooley Riesling 13% ALC – GOLD (Tas Wine Show)
Colour: Pale straw, bright.
Aroma: Citrus leaf lift with notes of sherbert, lime rind and green apple.
Palate: Intense and exploding, layered and long with a delicate line. Intensely flavoured with florals notes of apple and green lime.
2007 Pooley Riesling 13.2% ALC – GOLD (Rutherglen Wine Show)
Colour: Pale straw/water gold
Aroma: Nutmeg, orange peel, rosemary, jasmine/white blossom, mineral, slight lanolin.
Palate: Lime zest, soft and up front with delicate prickle on the finish, touch hollow in the middle, nutmeg spice finish, racy acidity.
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