Winery Brokenwood - Poppy's Block Sémillon

Winery Brokenwood Poppy's Block Sémillon

3.5
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Poppy's Block Sémillon of Winery Brokenwood is a white wine from the region of Hunter Valley in Nouvelle-Galles du Sud.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or shellfish.

Details and technical informations about Winery Brokenwood's Poppy's Block Sémillon.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Fleurtai

Interspecific cross between Sauvignonasse and Kozma 20-3 obtained in 2002 at the University and Institute of Applied Genetics of Udine (Italy), which is also the case for Soreli.

Last vintages of this wine

Poppy's Block Sémillon - 2015
In the top 100 of of Hunter Valley wines
Average rating: 3.5 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Poppy's Block Sémillon from Winery Brokenwood are 2015

Informations about the Winery Brokenwood

The winery offers 101 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
It is in the top 85 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Hunter Valley in the region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud

The Winery Brokenwood is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 76 wines for sale in the of Hunter Valley to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Nouvelle-Galles du Sud
In the top 40000 of of Australia wines
In the top 3000 of of Hunter Valley wines
In the top 250000 of white wines
In the top 800000 wines of the world

The wine region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud

The New South Wales wine appellation is made up of 16 different regions and covers approximately 810,000 square kilometres (312,000 square miles). This is the Size of the state of New South Wales, one of the six that make up the federal Commonwealth of Australia. Although it is one of the smallest Australian states geographically, it has been the most populous since the first European settlements in the 18th century. The South East Australia GI area is the largest in Australia and can include any wine produced in New South Wales as well as Victoria, Tasmania and Parts of South Australia.


The wine region of Hunter Valley

The Australia/nouvelle-galles sud/hunter-valley/hunter">Hunter Valley is unquestionably the best known and most highly prized wine region in New South Wales. Its most famous wine style is its distinctive Dry Semillon, while Shiraz, is also long-established. It is also regarded as a pioneer of Australian Chardonnay. Hunter Valley Semillon Semillon was first planted here in the 1830s.

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The word of the wine: Mercaptan

Organic compound resulting from the combination of alcohol and sulphide (H2S) producing an unpleasant odour reminiscent of town gas and rotten eggs.

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