Posts Tagged: Pinot Blanc

Wine Century Meeting #6

Meeting number 6 saw us back at Steve’s Fine wine and food on the 16th October 2013. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. We had only met for

Wine Century Meeting #6

Meeting number 6 saw us back at Steve’s Fine wine and food on the 16th October 2013. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. We had only met for

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2011 Hoddles Creek “1er” Pinot Blanc. Yarra Valley. 12%

Pale straw in colour. Lean and zesty. Has a nice round mouthfeel. Bath salts like acidity. Lemongrass and lots of pithy citrus flavours. Hints of curry leaf and some bitter almonds. If I’m going to get a touch fussy, then

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2011 Hoddles Creek “1er” Pinot Blanc. Yarra Valley. 12%

Pale straw in colour. Lean and zesty. Has a nice round mouthfeel. Bath salts like acidity. Lemongrass and lots of pithy citrus flavours. Hints of curry leaf and some bitter almonds. If I’m going to get a touch fussy, then

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Hopler Pinot Blanc

Train trip to Salzburg. Grabbed some half bottles of this Pinot Blanc to entertain us for the 2 & half hour trip. Approx $7 each. Drinking from plastic cups. Was not expecting much. Wow, what a nice surprise. Really good.

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Hopler Pinot Blanc

Train trip to Salzburg. Grabbed some half bottles of this Pinot Blanc to entertain us for the 2 & half hour trip. Approx $7 each. Drinking from plastic cups. Was not expecting much. Wow, what a nice surprise. Really good.