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2022 Parish Riesling
South facing, rich soils with slate - floral, stone fruits and delicate texture
Scored 19+/20 by Matthew Jukes (Matthew Jukes). Read the review.
Scored 96 Points by Mike Bennie (The Wine Front). Read the review.
Scored 94 Points by Gary Walsh (The Wine Front). Read the review.
Vineyard: Parish Vineyard, Watervale
Soil type: Red clay on Slate
Picking date: February 22, 2022
Picking method: Hand harvested and sorted in vineyard
Processing: Crush and destem
Time on skins: 6 hours in press
Pressing: Free run only, minimal press rotations
Cooling / settling: Cold settled off dirt and heavy solids for 3 days
Fermentation: Natural ferment in 10% Ceramic amphora and 90% steel for 2 months
Aging vessel: Stainless steel on fine lees for 9 months
SO2: 30F, 64T
Production: 113 dozen