Riesling probably has its origins in Germany, on the banks of the Rhine and Mosel rivers, where it has been cultivated at least as far back as 1435. Alsace in north eastern France is Riesling’s other traditional home. Today, Australia can lay claim to some of the finest Rieslings in the world, with the Clare Valley, Eden Valley and Tasmania earning particular global acclaim.
A crisp and elegant easy drinking wine with a delightful bouquet of lifted citrus. These same lemon and lime characters are present on the palate. Zesty acidity provides balance and leads to long, crisp finish.
Item Code: ITM4740
Aromas of lime and lemon sherbet with hints of floral notes. Bright citrus flavours are delicately layered on the palate, with undertones of spice and minerality before ending with a long, clean finish. A fabulous, well-balanced Riesling that is incredible value for money.
Item Code: ITM7751
Lifted citrus and floral aromas on the nose. The palate is bright with fresh lemon and lime characters with a subtle minerality. Zesty acidity on the back palate keeps the wine lively and long.
Item Code: ITM7837
Pale straw in colour with delicate flavours of grapefruit and lychee. These traits continue on the palate where intense citrus characters add balance and lead to a refreshing finish.
Item Code: ITM2477
Fragrant citrus aromas carry onto a refreshing palate bursting with lemon and lime, with juicy undertones of lychee and grapefruit. Crisp, vibrant and utterly delicious!
Item Code: ITM4056
"It’s a frisky white with attitude. It has some texture, some spice, a wet slate character and the punch of red apples. It’s dry and well honed but it feels generous. It works." Campbell Mattinson
Item Code: ITM7571
The nose draws you in with an exciting array of honeyed lemon and apricot blossom with a little cinnamon spice. Delicate sweet fruit and soft acidity balance the palate.
Item Code: ITM7601
An excellent Watervale Riesling with perfumed aromas of citurs, peach and floral notes. The palate presents strong citrus character with ripe peach and pear characters. Soft acidity and naturtal minerality adds structure, resulting in a generous and freshing wine.
Item Code: ITM15042
This is a refreshing and lively Riesling with a wonderful balance of citrus and herbaceous aromas and flavours. Lemon and lime aromas are complemented by a hint of tropical fruit and fine dried herbs, which continue on the palate, while a good vein of acidity contributes freshness.
Item Code: ITM5923
Delicate aromas of lime blossom and citrus lift from the glass. Pure flavours of lemon, lime and passionfruit are brought into line by hints of minerality and a bright refreshing acidity. Elegant, intense with a delicious juicy finish.
Item Code: ITM5934
“Super value, as ever. Lillies and lemon barley, lime and grapefruit, punch and sure-footed, some crunch and chalkiness in texture, and a refreshing, slightly bitter finish that reminds of gin and tonic with a good hit of lime. Delicious. Good now too.” Gary Walsh
Item Code: ITM6470
The Barons of Barossa wine fraternity was founded in 1975 and makes up many of the top producers in the Barossa including Elderton, Henschke, Kalleske, Glaetzer Wines, Kaesler Wines and Yalumba, to name a few. This wine is made exclusively by the Barons for The Wine Society from some of their finest fruit parcels.
This is a refreshing and lively Riesling with a wonderful balance of citrus and herbaceous aromas and flavours. Lemon and lime aromas are complemented by a hint of tropical fruit and fine dried herbs, which continue on the palate, while a good vein of acidity contributes freshness. A great future awaits.
Item Code: ITM3614
Aromatically explosive and deliciously complex, this unique field blend of Riesling, Gewürztraminer and Weißer Herold is a ‘must try’ for any adventurous wine lover.
Item Code: ITM6575
Precision, texture and balance – tick, tick and tick. This fabulous Riesling floats across the palate with heady flavours of jasmine, honeysuckle and mandarine.
Item Code: ITM6576
On the nose, there are vibrant aromas of orange blossom and lemon zest and floral tones. The palate is equally bright with citrus and rose petal leading to a crisp lemon finish. The balance of fruit weight and natural acidity delivers an excellent mouthfeel.
Item Code: ITM6610
Lifted aromas of lemon and lime with hints of spice continue onto the palate in an explosion of flavour. Juicy acidity adds texture, balance and length. Drinking beautiful now but will mature gracefully with careful cellaring.
Item Code: ITM7694
Lifted and lively aromas of apple, citrus with a slight floral touch. The palate is vibrant and fresh with flavours of lemon barley, citrus zest with a bright lime acidity driving the length on the finish. A refreshing wine that would be perfect with a bucket of prawns.
Item Code: ITM7813
“The Xabregas Artisan Riesling has taken me on a real journey and all my members adore it. Wonderfully fresh and textural, this Riesling has been barrel fermented. Imagine an explosion of lemon and freshly cut finger limes with a creamy mid palate and a slate like minerality. Finishing bone dry with a bright acidity, this is my pick to accompany freshly shucked oysters and shellfish on a hot summer’s day. It’s a Riesling with real x-factor and finesse.” Kristelle Colling, Personal Wine Advisor
Item Code: ITM6125
Fresh aromas of Jasmine and citrus with hints of ginger. Piosed and elegant with flavours of citrus, green apple and crisp acidity. Good minerality adds an alluring edge to this refreshing and expressive Riesling.
Item Code: ITM7580
This is a stunning off-dry Riesling with an abundance of white peach, apricot, nectarine and citrus aromas. The palate shows juicy notes of orange, mandarine and lime with supporting hints of jasmine and lychee. A concentrated and mouth-filling wine with a tangy minerality and a balanced, lingering aftertaste.
Item Code: ITM4129
This is a fine Tasmanian Riesling with inviting floral notes. The palate is soft yet lively with intense flavours of citrus, passionfruit and green apple. A decent line of acidity slings through the palate, contributing balance and great length before ending in a clean and dry finish.
Item Code: ITM5035
An enticing bouquet of citrus fruits continues on to the palate. Dry, firm and youthful, bursting with citrus and backed by excellent minerality before leading to a crisp, lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM5809
A rich nose of lime pith, lemon and a touch a talc. The palate is vibrant with bright citrus flavours, balanced by taut yet lively acidity that leads to a crisp, refreshing finish.
Item Code: ITM6110
Bright zesty aromas of lime, lemon and grapefruit with hints of jasmine. The palate is still full of fresh citrus flavours with textured mouthfeel. Good mineraity and acidity adds structure. A crisp wine with plenty of zing.
Item Code: ITM7650
"Very fine, lemony and bright with lovely juicy, linear stony citrus fruit. Very direct and linear with lovely precision. A bit of pithiness but lovely purity here. Lemony, direct and primary." Jamie Goode
Item Code: ITM6640