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2004 Leasingham Magnus Riesling (750ml)
Producer: Leasingham Wines leasingham-wines.com.au
Appellation: Clare Valley - South Australia - Australia
Type: white
Varietal: Riesling
Maturity: Drink
Rating: Good/Very Good
Est. Price: US$12.99
Tasting Notes:
rated: June 24, 2007 , Wine Spectator winespectator.com
89 points "Riesling thrives in the warm, sunny days of the Clare Valley, with cool night temperatures ensuring the wines stay fresh and balanced, with racy acidity. The vineyards that provide fruit for the Leasingham Magnus Riesling are characterized by high altitude and lean, slate soils. Pale yellow in colour with green hues and brilliant clarity, the Leasingham Magnus Riesling has intense floral aromas of jasmine and citrus blossom with fresh pineapple and spice. The palate has refreshing lemon and lime characters with fleshy fruit sweetness and mouthwatering acidity. The finish is fresh and lively with good persistence. "