Thistledown - Advance Release Roussanne Roger's Road Sellick's Hill McLaren Vale South Australia 2018Rhone Influenced
Next in stock 10th Jan 2022
The Advance Release wines offer a portal into the future of Thistledown.
Though our focus is very much on Grenache, Shiraz and Chardonnay, it is not an unnatural progression to dabble in some Rhone influenced whites.
Relatively rare in South Australia, this example from the southerly reaches of the region benefits from being grown on kurrajong formation soils, famed for the quality of the fruit they provide.
Aromatic honeysuckle and toasted almond lead through to a beautifully waxy, lemon laden palate with hints of ripe pear, honey and ginger.