Winery Brokenwood - Sticky Wicket Semillon

Winery Brokenwood Sticky Wicket Semillon

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The Sticky Wicket Semillon of Winery Brokenwood is a sweet 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.
The Sticky Wicket Semillon of the Winery Brokenwood is in the top 90 of wines of Hunter Valley.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Sticky Wicket Semillon of Winery Brokenwood in the region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of oak, tree fruit or citrus fruit.

Details and technical informations about Winery Brokenwood's Sticky Wicket Semillon.

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

Discover the grape variety: Hibou blanc

A very old grape variety once cultivated in Savoy, now endangered. It is not the white form of the black owl.

Last vintages of this wine

Sticky Wicket Semillon - 2017
In the top 90 of of Hunter Valley wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
Sticky Wicket Semillon - 2016
In the top 90 of of Hunter Valley wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Sticky Wicket Semillon - 2014
In the top 90 of of Hunter Valley wines
Average rating: 3.4 1 1 1 0 0
Sticky Wicket Semillon - 2013
In the top 90 of of Hunter Valley wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Sticky Wicket Semillon - 2008
In the top 90 of of Hunter Valley wines
Average rating: 4.3 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of Sticky Wicket Semillon from Winery Brokenwood are 2008, 2017, 2016, 2013 and 2014.

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 10 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 greatest 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 2500 of of Australia wines
In the top 100 of of Hunter Valley wines
In the top 2000 of sweet wines
In the top 65000 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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