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De Bortoli Wines - Yarra Valley Noble One Semillon 2016 Wine Review

De Bortoli Wines - Yarra Valley Noble One Semillon 2016

De Bortoli Wines - Yarra Valley Noble One Semillon 2016

New South Wales, Australia

Community Score:95/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2018-2025

Bottle size: 375 ml

Alcohol: 10.5%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine

Winery: De Bortoli Wines - Yarra Valley

Agent: Dionysus Wines & Spirits Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 96/100

Noble One is the benchmark botrytis-affected Semillon dessert wine from Australia. Rich with aromas of soft orange, white florals and honey with flavours of honeyed apricot and peach preserves. First produced in 1982.

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

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This De Bortoli Wines - Yarra Valley Noble One Semillon 2016 was reviewed on November 13, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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L.J. Palmer rated this wine as 95/100 with the following review:

Lusciously sweet deep gold wine with pronounced intensity nose of peach, candied fruit, caramelized raisins, honey, apricot jam and a floral note. Tastes of toffee and caramelized raisins with peach preserves. Truly delicious with strong cheese like Roquefort or with a dessert of creme brulee or Christmas cake. One of my absolute favourites !
First produced in 1982, Noble One is a lush, weighty botrytis-affected dessert wine made from the thin-skinned Semillon wine grape. Lovely nose of orange blossom, honey wax and white flowers and concentrated sweetness at 231 grams residual sugar per litre with honeyed fruit, citrus, vanilla and soft spice flavours on the palate. - Community Wine Reviews

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