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Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2013 Wine Review

Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2013

Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2013

Riverina, New South Wales, Australia

Community Score:96/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2016-2022

Bottle size: 375 ml

Alcohol: 10%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine


Agent: Dionysus Wines & Spirits Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 96/100

A lusciously layered Australian dessert wine made from the classic Semillon grape. Rich aromas and flavours of honeyed apricot and peach preserves. Lovely nose of orange blossom, honey wax and white flowers. Terrifically concentrated sweetness at 231 grams per litre of residual sugar. Spreads with gorgeous textural weight across the palate. Australian dessert wines are often referred to as "stickies" however, there's nothing cloying about this wine and the only aspect that stickie is the memory of its taste. It has a refreshing finish. Pair with lemon tart, soft cheeses and smoked nuts.

Semillon food pairings: mango or tropical cheesecake, blue cheese, fig tarte.

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This Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2013 was reviewed on October 15, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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This Australian dessert wine is made 100% from Semillon grapes. Noble One is known for its bright amber colour and apricot jam, floral honey and cake spice nose. The finish is long with orange zest honey sweet but not cloying. In fact, this dessert wine is luscious and made by renown Australian producer, De Bortoli. - Community Wine Reviews

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