Buy of the Week AU

Hoddles Creek Estate Pinot Gris 2016, Yarra Valley, AUD $22

With a medium to full salmon-pink colour, this has a voluminous bouquet of savoury complexities including barrel ferment and some wild (sulfide) touches, the palate resonant and long with richness and balance, with no excess of alcohol or grip. (Screwcap)

Score: 94 ★★★★½ – view on HuonHooke.com

Alcohol: 12.5%

Ageing: Drink now to five years

Food: drink with grilled chicken in a creamy sauce

Stockists: Hoddles Creek Wines; Strathmore Cellars – Vic; Annandale Cellars – NSW (AU)

Ranked #4 of 58 2016 Pinot Gris tasted from Australia

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