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Name:

Freya - SOLD OUT

Vintage:

2016 EDEN VALLEY - SOLD OUT. 2017 Due for release Mid-August. For pre-release orders please e-mail bianca@sonsofeden.com

Variety:

Riesling

Background:

Freya was the foremost legendary Goddess of ancient Germanic lands where the Riesling grape originated. This single vineyard wine honours early German settlers who cultivated the Riesling vine in the exemplary micro-climate of South Australia’s Eden Valley.

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Region:   Eden Valley


Blend:   100% Riesling


Yield:   1.5 t/acre - 2.1 t/acre


pH:   2.92


TA:   6.4g/L


Alcohol:   12.5%


Maturation:   Tank Fermented


Cellaring:   Enjoy now until 2036


Tasting Notes:    

A bouquet of Elderflower and Lavender surrounded by hallmark Eden Valley fresh lemon and limes.  A zesty palate with apple and citrus flavours finishing with a bright crunchy acidity.

A near perfect ripeningseason punctuated with weeks of warm dry days and typical cool Eden Valley nights lead to a slow but steady flavour development and generous levels of natural acidity.


Vineyard | Region:

Eden Valley - Keyneton sub-region, 15 year-old vines
Eden Valley - Craneford sub-region, 42 year-old vines
Eden Valley - High Eden sub-region, 18 year-old vines


Harvest:  25th February - 8th March 2016


Production:  830 dozen


 


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