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Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Scimitar Riesling 2021

Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Scimitar Riesling 2021

Clare Valley, 95 pts, 5 Stars A splendidly styled riesling showing a great degree of elegance and poise; the elegantly fragrant bouquet shows nectarine, crunchy apple, lime cordial and white acacia flower aromas. The immensely concentrated palate offers terrific fruit purity and refined texture, wonderfully complemented by mouth-watering acidity. Super long and linear. At its best: 2025 to 2038 Reviewed: Oct 2021

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Sam Kim (Wine Orbit) – The Scimitar Single Vineyard Riesling 2018

Clare Valley, 94 Points, 5 Stars It is exquisitely composed and expressed, showing lemon pith, lime sorbet, apple and white floral notes on the nose, leading to a finely textured palate that is concentrated and brilliantly focused. The wine delivers splendid fruit purity backed by racy acidity, leading to a persistent linear finish. Wonderfully poised for graceful development. At its best: 2020 to 2030 Reviewed: March 2019

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The Scimitar Riesling

2016 Vintage “James Halliday Wine Companion - Lime and apple blossom aromas lead into a dazzling pure and crisp palate, finely etched acidity driving the long finish and cleansing aftertaste. A 10-year outlook may be way short of the mark, but either way, it's an automatic choice for any BYO Asian restaurant. 94 Points” Campbell Mattinson – The Wine Front – 93 Points  2015 Vintage “James Halliday Wine Companion - There's so much to get stuck into right now, there's a good argument not to waste cellar space by holding...

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