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Stirling Fine Wines USD 15.99 750ml

Robert Oatley Pinot Grigio 2008

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This is the first bottling from founder of the famous Rosemount Estates of Australia, Robert Oatley. This is a delicious, tasty, light and zippy wine, with juicy pear, tangerine and floral aromas and flavors that remain lively and appealing through the delicate finish. Drink now. 4,000 cases made.

Region: Australia » Mudgee

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Color: White
Varietal: Pinot Grigio
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Robert Oatley Vineyards:
The Robert Oatley Vineyards winery is the Mudgee region’s largest and most technologically advanced facility. Located on the family’s Montrose Vineyard, it has a 10,000 ton capacity, 9.5 million liters storage capacity, over 2,500 predominantly French oak hogshead barrels and the world’s most technologically advanced bottling line capable of filling and packaging more than ... Read more
The Robert Oatley Vineyards winery is the Mudgee region’s largest and most technologically advanced facility. Located on the family’s Montrose Vineyard, it has a 10,000 ton capacity, 9.5 million liters storage capacity, over 2,500 predominantly French oak hogshead barrels and the world’s most technologically advanced bottling line capable of filling and packaging more than 10,000 bottles per hour. Bob Oatley’s winemakers, lead by Chris Hancock and Senior Winemaker James Manners, craft modern, authentically Australian wines intentionally suited to the American palate – wines that people simply enjoy drinking. In 2006, the family purchased the historic Craigmoor property on the outskirts of the Mudgee township. The winery, now a tasting room and visitor center, was established in 1858 and the surrounding vineyards grow some of the finest grapes in the region. Read less

Editorial Reviews for Robert Oatley Pinot Grigio

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065218,488
3.50 5
03/30/2010

Wow this is intense and fruity on the nose with tropical aromas of pineapple and a hint of passion fruit floating over crisp green apple fruit. It smells a little candy like and has a bit of an acid tone to it. On entry it’s rich and packed with fruit, showing a hint of RS that balances out on the MP. It’s a fruity style and well done as such but the acidity is a bit assertive, and while it does help to give the mid-palate balance it gives the finish a bit of an odd note, turning it a bit metallic. 87pts


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Snooth User: aronowm2
333343,705
3.50 5
08/07/2009

grassy and zesty.some indistinct tropical flavors. in a blind tasting i would guess a new zealand sauvignon blanc.


Snooth User: fullbodygal
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0.50 5
05/12/2010

tastes like box australian wine


Snooth User: giordanom3
9532723
5.00 5
11/02/2008

Five glasses


External Reviews for Robert Oatley Pinot Grigio

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Source: The Wine Closet
12/04/2009

This is the first bottling from founder of the famous Rosemount Estates of Australia, Robert Oatley. This is a delicious, tasty, light and zippy wine, with juicy pear, tangerine and floral aromas and flavors that remain lively and appealing through the delicate finish. Drink now. 4,000 cases made.



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This is the first bottling from founder of the famous Rosemount Estates of Australia, Robert Oatley. This is a delicious, tasty, light and zippy wine, with juicy pear, tangerine and floral aromas and flavors that remain lively and appealing through the delicate finish. Drink now. 4,000 cases made.

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