Here’s 4 wines from our Blackbilly and Clarence Hill range, a selection of grape varietal characters to temp you palate.
2 x Blackbilly Sauvignon Blanc
Colour: Bright and fresh with green colour and light straw tint. Youthful.
Nose: An aromatic style with tropical fruit, ginger and light herb with a green apple edge.
Palate: Medium plate weight with bright green & tropical fruits with a citric, lime juice
nuance. Dry yet fruity palate adds a deliciousness and a fresh clean finish.
1 x Blackbilly Pinot Gris
Colour: Medium straw green with a subtle ‘rose’ tint.
Nose: Lifted aromatics reminiscent of nashi pear and citrus flowers and a hint of lemon.
Palate: Clean, crisp with full fruit and crisp acid combined Bright and fresh with like pear graininess and slightly sweet finish.
1 x Blackbilly Chardonnay
Colour: Medium straw with a slight green hues
Nose: White peach, lemon curd with a waxy macadamia nut note. Light buttery complexity and some funky aromatics from the winemaking techniques. Should develop a flinty note with cellaring.
Palate: Clean, crisp acid with stone fruit and lemon zest/pith/curd. Some phenolic lift from the oak adds interest and appeal. Needs a little time to meld together.
2 x Clarence Hill Chardonnay
Colour: Bright straw green with light honey tint.
Nose: Zesty & youthful with white peach, melon, nectarine and spices with an element of citrus flowers.
Palate: Low oak usage highlights pristine white peach with crisp citric acidity with length and richness. Whilst young, this wine is expected to fill out and develop some nutty nuance.
Potential: Drink now but some bottle maturation will allow the development of nuts and brioche.