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2011 Elderton Semillon Botrytis Riverina (half bottle)
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91 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - July/August 2012

Bright gold.  Explosively perfumed aromas of apricot nectar, orange marmalade, honey and spun sugar, with a spicy topnote.  Lush, palate-coating pit fruit flavors show intense sweetness and unlikely vivacity, with notes of bitter orange and mace building in the glass.  Finishes chewy and very long, with resonating spiciness.

91 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Semillon is a paradoxical grape, as much of its appeal stems from its susceptibility to rot. Sure, the idea of rot may conjure up nasty images, but in winemaking, rot isn't necessarily a negative. Grapes can be affected by two types of rot: grey rot and noble rot, also known as Botrytis. While the former is a destructive force, diminishing yields and making wines taste...
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