A blend of Gewurztraminer, Riesling and Pinot Gris, the Aromatico is one of Stephen Pannell's most popular wines at cellar door and, as he describes, "Moscato for grown-ups". It is modeled on the leaner and zippier white wines of Northern Italy, rather than the more unctuous versions of these blends found in Alsace. Now about Steve himself - he is one of Australia's finest and most imaginative winemakers, having won the Jimmy Watson award twice (Australia's top winemaking honor) and named Decanter Magazine's 50 Most Influential Contributors to the World of Wine. This lovely perfumed blend that is balanced with refreshing acidity
Acids occur naturally in grapes, with acidity in a wine referring to its tartness level. It creates a mouthwatering sensation in the mouth and plays a vital role in providing structure and balance in a wine. Wines without enough acidity are often referred to as "flabby" (water, for example, lacks acidity).
pairs best with equally aromatic and intensely flavored foods. Organic
Maintaining agricultural systems without the use of feed or fertilizer of plant or animal origin, and without employment of chemically formulated fertilizers, growth stimulants, antibiotics, or pesticides