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Wicks Estate Riesling 2016, Adelaide Hills, AUD $19

An irresistibly priced riesling with floral, orange blossom aromas, and a typical soft, yet dry, Adelaide Hills riesling palate structure. There’s a slight textural grip that will help it stand up to flavoursome foods. (Screwcap)

Score: 90 ★★★★ – view on HuonHooke.com

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: Up to eight years

Food: Pan-fried flounder with lots of lemon juice

Stockists: Wicks Estate Wines; Vintage House Wine & Spirits (AU distributor); Camperdown Cellars – NSW; Urban Cellars Stores – QLD; Belair Fine Wines – SA (AU)

Ranked #22 of 36 2016 Riesling tasted from Mount Lofty Ranges

Price Benchmark: AUD $25.62 Avg 90pt 2016 Riesling tasted from Australia

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