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2016 Verdelho - Late Picked (Sweet)

2016 Verdelho - Late Picked (Sweet) image

Colour:  Light straw with green tints.

Nose:    Nashi fruit, pear pastilles, tropical fruits, spicy orange blossom.

Palate:  Generous sweetness, Seville orange, rounded mid palate with clean finish.

Drink:    Cold, perfect now.

This style of wine is produced by allowing the grapes extra time on the vine to develop. Late picked styles of wine allow for riper flavours and an enhanced generosity. We have retained a significant amount of sugar but also a level of acid to match it, to prevent a cloying wine.