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Thomson Estate Limestone Cliffs SSB 2020 (12 x 750mL) SA

Description:

Winemaking

The 2020 growing season was very dry as low winter rains meant less ground water for the vines to draw on during the season. Windy conditions during flowering caused occasional bunches to have low berry count coupled with warm conditions at ripening meant smaller berry sizes and bunches. The overall result is lower than average fruit yield, but the quality of the fruit was excellent with elevated flavour intensity.

Sauvignon Blanc from our Clare vineyard is blended with Semillon from our Scotts Creek vineyard to produce this harmonious blend.

1838 was the year Walter Thomson, with wife Jane, arrived in Australia and established a winemaking tradition. Faithful to his approach, our estate grown parcels are carefully tended by our vignerons to create wines of great intensity.

The Riverland region has the greatest days of sunshine, a pristine climate and limestone soils for premium grape growing. These soils are visible in the Limestone Cliffs along the banks providing a majestic display at sunset.

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Description Delivery / Location Closes Price

Thomson Estate Limestone Cliffs SSB 2020 (12 x 750mL) SA

Lot No: 0071-10701969
Nationwide Delivery

25 Sep 21 9.15 PM AEST

$5.75
per Bottle

$69 per package

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Thomson Estate Limestone Cliffs SSB 2020 (12 x 750mL) SA

Lot No: 0050-10702030
Nationwide Delivery

25 Sep 21 9.20 PM AEST

$5.75
per Bottle

$69 per package

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Wine Summary Image

Winemaking

The 2020 growing season was very dry as low winter rains meant less ground water for the vines to draw on during the season. Windy conditions during flowering caused occasional bunches to have low berry count coupled with warm conditions at ripening meant smaller berry sizes and bunches. The overall result is lower than average fruit yield, but the quality of the fruit was excellent with elevated flavour intensity.

Sauvignon Blanc from our Clare vineyard is blended with Semillon from our Scotts Creek vineyard to produce this harmonious blend.

1838 was the year Walter Thomson, with wife Jane, arrived in Australia and established a winemaking tradition. Faithful to his approach, our estate grown parcels are carefully tended by our vignerons to create wines of great intensity.

The Riverland region has the greatest days of sunshine, a pristine climate and limestone soils for premium grape growing. These soils are visible in the Limestone Cliffs along the banks providing a majestic display at sunset.

Region:
SA - Other South Australian
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Winery Tasting Notes

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COLOUR

Pale straw with green highlights.

AROMA

An assortment of citrus and tropical fruits.

PALATE

Mouth-watering lemon lime with pineapple and tropical fruits. This wine pairs well with Thai fish cakes with sweet chill sauce or chicken skewers with chimichurri sauce.

Vegan friendly

Winery Profile

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Byrne Vineyards produce many wines for domestic and global markets, this wine is one of the family.

The Byrne wine ranges express our family's dedication to the land and the highest quality estate grown wines with vineyards located in wine growing regions of Clare Valley and Riverland, South Australia. Rob Byrne, together with daughter Petria, are the family drivers behind the business started by Rob’s parents. 

In 1960 Romla & Eric Byrne first purchased the property Devlin's Pound near Waikerie, in the Riverland, South Australia. Here began the passion for the Byrne Family with the first vines planted on this site in 1965. Although originally working as a Chartered Engineer, it was the wine industry that has become the passion for Director Rob Byrne. The philosophy is to grow quality fruit, whilst conserving our precious natural resources.

With a family history of three generations in the South Australian wine and horticultural industry, Byrne Vineyards is committed to maintaining environmental sustainability. Scotts Creek vineyard is located just outside the historical township of Morgan in the Riverland, South Australia. Established in 1974, under the direction of Australian Wine Industry pioneer Max Schubert, the site was selected for its stony soils over a limestone base, producing wines with immense character and complexity. The historic vineyard overlooks the Scotts Creek Wetlands.

Byrne is a recognised leader inenvironmental sustainability with its preservation efforts of the Scotts Creek Wetlands located on our property, adoption of Freshcare Code of Practice Environmental Viticulture, being the first in South Australia to have an accredited wetland management plan and permanent wetland water licence, adopting state of the art water technology that has allowed 240 million litres to be returned to the Murray Darling for increased environmental flows. The Scotts Creek Wetlands one of South Australia's largest natural wetland environments and home to many rare and endangered native flora and fauna.

Byrne Vineyards supply wines around the world to UK, Europe, Scandinavia, Japan, China, Asia, North America, New Zealand and Australia. www.byrnevineyards.com.au

View Byrne Vineyards website

Other Information

  • 2020 vintage
  • 12 x 750mL units
  • SA - Other South Australian, South Australia
  • Screwcap closure
  • 13% alc.
Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Grays liquor licence LIQP770010049

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