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This iconic Hunter Grape variety is of French origin but the Hunter Valley is known for a style of wine which ages for many years and the combination of terroir and humid weather conditions have put its mark on this wine style.  Catherine Vale has 2 clones of Semillon on 3 different rootstocks.  The resultant wines can vary from year to year in their characters, but generally possess the following:

Bright, clear colour, touches of lemon and herb, and a long finish. A classic Hunter Semillon with honeyed characters
coming through. Halliday rating – 91.

Category: Product ID: 1793

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This iconic Hunter Grape variety is of French origin but the Hunter Valley is known for a style of wine which ages for many years and the combination of terroir and humid weather conditions have put its mark on this wine style.  Catherine Vale has 2 clones of Semillon on 3 different rootstocks.  The resultant wines can vary from year to year in their characters, but generally possess the following:

 

Colour:  Vibrant light straw with tinges of pale green

Nose:  Intense aroma, showing citrus blossom, pear and star fruit characters.

Palate: Hints of nectarine and citron with the balanced acidity giving a fine finish with lengthy flavours of citrus and pineapple.

Bright, clear colour, touches of lemon and herb, and a long finish. A classic Hunter Semillon with honeyed characters
coming through. Halliday rating – 91.

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