Tar & Roses are celebrating their 15th year. Founded by celebrated late winemaker Don Lewis and Narelle King, Narelle now heads the team. With their heart in Heathcote and Priorat, they look at quality central Victorian vineyards to produce their range,
Tar & Roses, Pinot Grigio, Central Victoria, King Valley, 2021
Carries a faint onion skin blush. Pear, honeysuckle, rosewater, cashew cream, ginger biscuit and watercress. Big palate, ripe and generous with plenty of pear and ginger crisp fruit wrapped in a silky, viscous texture. A coda of sharp acidity ensures it doesn’t fall off the rails. One for the bigger white lovers.
Rating: 17.5/20 (90/100)
Wine sample courtesy of Tar & Roses