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oleary-walker-watervale-riesling-2016O’Leary Walker Watervale Riesling 2016, Clare Valley, AUD $20

O’Leary Walker rieslings are consistently good value. With a light to medium yellow hue, this has aromas of lemon pith, dried herbs and dried flowers. The palate is delicate and intense, intensely flavoured and structured with driving acidity giving tang and focus. A piercing wine with a bright future. (Screwcap)

Score: 91 ★★★★ – view on HuonHooke.com

Alcohol: 11%

Ageing: Drink now to 10 years

Food: Pan-fried King George whiting

Stockists: O’Leary Walker Wines; 60 Darling Street Fine Wines, (NSW); Boccaccio Cellars (Vic.)

Ranked #11 of 20 2016 Riesling tasted from Clare Valley

Price Benchmark: AUD $20.50 Avg 91pt 2016 Riesling tasted from Australia

Price Rating Map & Vintage Chart: How the wine fits in the winery’s range?

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