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Riesling and
Seafood Dinner

Referred to as the wine that winemakers love to drink, there’s no doubt you’ll also be singing the praises of riesling after joining us for this spectacular line-up. From half-dry styles from the Clare Valley and Orange, to vibrant and refreshing examples from the Eden Valley, Tasmania and the Limestone Coast – it’s a true exploration of top Aussie riesling with your host Nick Stock. Reserve your spot now.

Adelaide Dinner

Nick Stock
3 February, 2022
Louca’s Seafood Restaurant
242 Pulteney St, Adelaide
$225 per person (inc GST), four-course dinner included ($202.50 for subscribers)
For phone and subscriber bookings, call 0408 489 507 or email
Places are strictly limited

2021 Rieslingfreak No.8 Polish Hill River Schatzkammer Riesling, Clare Valley

A finely tuned balance of succulent residual sweetness and tangy, natural acidity. Sweetly scented aromas of passionfruit, orange blossom and honeysuckle flow onto the palate with a long finish.

2021 Robert Stein Half Dry Riesling, Orange

Sourced from the Angullong Vineyard in Millthorpe, this half-dry riesling has inviting fruit aromas, before opening up to lemon and lime characters on the palate. It finishes with a crisp, clean acidity that winemaker Jacob Stein is known for.

2021 Chaffey Bros Zeitpunkt Riesling, Eden Valley

From the organic Starick family vineyard, the Zeitpunkt riesling boasts natural acidity and freshness. Expect aromas of fresh rain on slaty soil, with fragrant jasmine and white floral. On the palate, refreshing minerality with nutmeg, and spiced apple.

2019 Glaetzer-Dixon Überblanc Riesling, Tasmania

This luscious Tasmanian riesling from Nick Glaetzer holds a long, textural finish as a result of whole-bunch pressing. Aromas of delicate stone fruit, yellow floral and aniseed are present, with citrus notes and a mineral structure.

2021 Henschke Julius Riesling, Eden Valley

A tribute to ancestor Julius Henschke, this elegant riesling is from an exceptional vintage in the Eden Valley. Lifted aromas of kaffir lime leaf, frangipani and thyme, along with concentrated lime, grapefruit and a mineral mouthfeel on the palate.

2021 Knappstein Ackland Riesling, Clare Valley

The Ackland Vineyard is a cool, elevated site producing small parcels of exceptional fruit. This is a riesling of purity, power and persistence, with lime leaf and green apple aromas. It’s bright and acidic on the palate, with clean, slate minerality possessing power and the ability to cellar.

2021 O’Leary Walker Polish Hill River Riesling, Clare Valley

Crafted from certified organic vineyards, this is a lively yet elegant riesling from O’Leary Walker. The perfumed bouquet of lime and florals is followed by wet slate notes and delicate texture.

2021 Patrick of Coonawarra Two-Blocks Riesling, Coonawarra & Wrattonbully

A blend of two vineyards in Coonawarra and Wrattonbully, this wine has intense aromas of lemon sorbet, lime blossom and citrus. On the palate, beautifully balanced with crispness and fruit sweetness.

2021 Petaluma Hanlin Hill Riesling, Clare Valley

Planted in 1968, the Hanlin Hill Vineyard produces rieslings with high, natural acidity and rich lime flavours. Delicate citrus blossom aromas and lifted spice, with hints of guava and a crisp finish.

2014 Powell & Son Riesling, Eden Valley

Handpicked and whole bunch pressed, before a cool fermentation in tank. The result is a dry, light to medium-bodied riesling with honeysuckle, orange blossom and lime notes, plus a mineral finish.

2021 Rieslingfreak No.4 Riesling, Eden Valley

The 2021 vintage has produced a stunning riesling with racy, natural acidity resulting in beautiful length and a crisp finish. White florals, lime and sweet spice open the wine, balanced out with an elegant palate boasting minerality and structure.

2021 Skillogalee Trevarrick Riesling, Clare Valley

The Trevarrick name is reserved for estate-grown fruit of striking quality. Expect an intense lift of Tahitian lime, citrus spice and delicate floral perfume with mineral notes. A wine showcasing the essence of Skillogalee.