Winery Brokenwood Sticky Wicket Semillon
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.
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.
Informations about the Winery Brokenwood
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.
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.
News related to this wine
Walls: My top 10 Rhône wines of the year 2021
Of all the columns I’ve written this year, this one should have been the easiest to write: open my tasting notes file, sort by year 2021, sort by score, select the top ten highest scoring wines, copy and paste. Go to the pub. But it’s not that simple. Some wines are technically perfect and undeniably excellent, wines I respect greatly that deserve their high scores – but on a personal level, they leave me a little cold. Scroll down to see tasting notes and scores for Matt Walls’ top ...
Decanter magazine latest issue: February 2022
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By 1965, the vineyards of Condrieu had largely been abandoned – phylloxera and two world wars had decimated the place and its people. There were just 8ha of vines remaining on these granite slopes. If it weren’t for the hard work of a few steadfast vignerons, the appellation might have disappeared entirely, reclaimed by the forest. Thankfully, Condrieu survived and has since flourished – but great appellations have been lost before. We know this because some have recently been rediscovered. In f ...
The word of the wine: Thermoregulation
Control of the vinification temperatures (by circulating hot or cold water on the walls of the vats, for example). This is a major step forward, which in particular helps to preserve the freshness of the aromas threatened by excessive temperature rises during fermentation.