Buy of the Week AU

Alternatus Vermentino 2017, McLaren Vale, AUD $23

A snappy, dry, early-picked vermentino with distinct lemon, gooseberry and starfruit flavours. It is tight and racy but opens beautifully while drinking. Mouth-watering on the finish. (Screwcap)

Score: 89 ★★★ – view Toni’s original tasting

Alcohol: 11.5%

Ageing: now to 2019

Food: Marinated white anchovies

Stockists: Angove Wines; Elizabeth Bay Cellars, Sydney – NSW; Wine Window, Fitzroy – Vic (AU only)

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *