Penfolds Koonunga Hill Autumn Riesling
The Koonunga Hill Autumn Riesling, like its siblings, aims to deliver the quality, value and consistency for which this range is renowned. An expressive, highly aromatic Riesling. Floral and citrus notes combine with crisp mouth-watering acidity to make this a versatile wine suitable both as an aperitif and as a partner for richer seafood dishes.
Nose: Highly aromatic, lifted. Varietally pure. Fragrant citrus fruits (lime pastille/mandarin)and elderflower with sherbet nuances. Background aromas of curry spice, turmeric and nutmeg.
Palate: A curry spice continuum across the zesty, citrus-driven palate – somewhat akin to mandarin sherbet. A lively taut acidity - offering a wonderfully balanced structure. Indeed, a notable aromatic, flavour & structural example of classic Australian Riesling. Offers immediate drinking enjoyment …