Yalumba Hand-Picked Botrytis Viognier 2017 375ml
Yalumba Hand-picked Botrytis Viognier is a sweet and luscious dessert wine. It is crafted using the rare winemaking process called botrytis cinerea, commonly known as noble rot, which imparts unique flavors and concentrated sweetness to the grapes.
Tasting Notes: Yalumba Hand-picked Botrytis Viognier is rich, sweet, and complex. It offers luscious flavors of apricot, peach, and honey, complemented by notes of marmalade, candied orange peel, and exotic spices. The high acidity balances the sweetness, providing a harmonious and decadent taste experience.
Food Pairing: This dessert wine pairs beautifully with a variety of sweet and savory dishes. It harmonizes perfectly with desserts like fruit tarts, crème brûlée, or cheese platters featuring blue cheese or foie gras. It also complements spicy cuisines, such as Thai or Indian dishes, providing a balancing sweetness to the heat.
ABV: 12% / Variety: Viognier / Origin: Australia