Arinto originated from Portugal which thrives in hot dry climates such as the Swan Valley. Its capable of maintaining acidity through long hot summers. Anthony likens it to a warm climate dry Riesling.
Arinto makes an excellent pairing with seafood due to it being light and fresh.
Colour: Light golden straw.
Nose: Passionfruit, lemon, with undertones of chamomile.
Palate: Clean, crisp grapefruit notes with fresh bright acidity.
Drink: Now, with potential to age 5 - 6 years developing complex characteristics.
Residual Sugar: 0.5g per litre