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Pewsey Vale 

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Established: 1961

Region: Australia - South Australia - Eden Valley

Winemaker: Louisa Rose

Production Quantity: 25 000 cases

Address: PO Box 10, Angaston, SA 5353

Ph: (08) 8561 3200

Fax: (08) 8561 3393

Email: lrose@yalumba.com

Summary:
Pewsey Vale was a famous vineyard established in 1847 by Joseph Gilbert, and it was appropriate that when S Smith & Son (Yalumba) began the renaissance of the high Adelaide Hills plantings in 1961, they should do so by purchasing Pewsey Vale and establishing 59 hectares of riesling and cabernet sauvignon. Once famous for its Riesling, recent vintages have not been inspiring, tending to be somewhat dilute and unfocused. Perhaps the '99 is a sign of better things to come. Exports to all major markets.

Product Range:
Riesling, The Contour Riesling, Cabernet Sauvignon.

Price Range: 15.00 - 19.00 Retail

Wine Profile:

Pewsey Vale Cabernet Sauvignon

Pewsey Vale Riesling

Pewsey Vale The Contour Riesling

Opening hours: At Yalumba

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