Top 100 white wines of Henty

Discover the top 100 best white wines of Henty of Western Victoria as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the white wines that are popular of Henty and the best vintages to taste in this region.

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Discovering the wine region of Henty

The wine region of Henty is located in the region of Western Victoria of Victoria of Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Crawford River or the Domaine Hochkirch produce mainly wines white, red and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Henty are Riesling, Pinot noir and Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Henty often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of vegetal, oak or tree fruit.

In the mouth of Henty is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 12 estates and châteaux in the of Henty, producing 40 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Henty go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, shellfish or poultry.

News from the vineyard of Henty

Hospices de Beaune 2021 auction breaks per-barrel sales records

Despite the lowest number of barrels going under the hammer in 15 years, the 2021 Hospices de Beaune charity auction broke per-barrel price records, reaching an impressive total sales figure of €12.5m (£10.48m/$14.09m), excluding buyer premiums. The total was not too far behind last year’s high tally – close to €13.44 million – where almost double the number of barrels were sold. This year’s sale, with 362 lots, including seven barrels of spirits, reached an average price per lot of €34,980 (£29 ...

Group of winegrowers seeks UNESCO recognition for ungrafted vines

The Francs de Pied (Ungrafted Vines) group, which last met two weeks ago at Pasquet’s Liber Pater winery in the Graves, consists of a growing circle of vignerons who work with ungrafted vineyards planted to native varieties. The list includes Francs de Pied president Loïc Pasquet himself, vice-president Egon Müller (Mosel), and secretary Andrea Polidoro of Cupano (Montalcino) and Contrada Contro (Marche); as well as Gocha Chkhaidze of leading Georgian winery, Askaneli; Thibault Liger-Belair (Bur ...

Hugh Johnson: ‘What can irritate me is change for change’s sake’

‘New’ is the second most popular word in any sales catalogue. (The first is ‘Free’.) We scribblers can’t resist it: it guarantees copy of one sort or another. Even in the slowly evolving world of wine, where the main ethos of the product is historical continuity, ‘new’ sells. To someone like me with a strong sense of history, not to mention conservative tastes, it can be a bit unsettling. It’s not really change that bothers me. There is always room for improvement. What can irritate me is change ...