2004 Classic Solera Muscat
Rich raisined notes on the nose with layers of complexity from the solera. Dried apricots and juicy raisins on the palate lead to a long inviting finish. (500mL)
Tasting notes A full complex wine with rich depth of flavour – the perfect way to end a meal. Rich raisined notes on the nose with layers of complexity from the solera. Dried apricots and juicy raisins on the palate lead to a long inviting finish. Viticultural notes The original Muscat fruit for our 2004 Solera was sourced from 80 year old vines located in the Granite Belt. Subsequent vintages have been sourced from Henty vineyard located near the township of Ballandean in the Granite Belt. As with all great soleras, this process of blending aged wine with younger wine will continue vintage after vintage producing and ageless fortified Muscat. Winemaking notes The Witches Falls Solera began in 2004 with the processing of Muscat fruit from 80 year old vines from the Granite Belt. Older oak matured wine has been blended with young wine achieving a Muscat with rancio characteristics while retaining the primary fruit flavours. Wine Analysis COLOUR Brick red NOSE Rich raisins PALATE Dried apricots and juicy raisins ALC/VOL 18.5% CELLAR Improves with age FOOD MATCH After dinner with a fruit and cheese
platter or with sticky date pudding.