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Entry Information
ExhibitorReillys Wines
Entry Number24#9
BrandReillys Wines
Wine NameDry Land Mataro
OriginSingle Vineyard
Viticulturist NameRob Smyth
Commercial LabelYes
AvailabilityCellar Door
Judging Results
Medal / AwardGold
TrophyChief of Judges Wine to Watch
Judge 1Dark raspberry fruit spicy vanilla pod soft and plush just a bit under ripe over ripe.
Judge 2beautiful fragrance and fruit weight. plush. choclate edge to it. some lovely herbal elements
Judge 3Leafy edges, but ripe on the whole. Balance of fruit weight and oak/acid. A tad hot perhaps on the finish. Tad muted.
Associate JudgePolished fruit, dense and savoury, lacks some richness. Points for flavour expression
Varietal: Mataro / Mourvèdre / Monastrell, GI: Clare Valley, 100%
CloneUnknown, Roostock: Unknown, 100%
Soil TypeDeep,Loam,Limestone/Calcareous
Elevation350 Metres above sea level
Growing MethodSustainable
Crop Yeild1.00 Tonnes / Ha
Wine Making Information
FermentOpen Fermenter 100%
MaturationSmall Format Oak 100%
Cases Produced309
Force ClassFalse
Winemaker NoteJustin Ardill