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Article: Four top wines from Australia’s hottest cool-climate region - Max Allen

Posted by Greer Carland on

https://www.afr.com/life-and-luxury/food-and-wine/four-top-wines-from-australia-s-hottest-cool-climate-region-20221214-p5c6bk (subscription)

Exciting new Tasmanian wine producers and labels seem to be popping up at an ever-increasing rate. So who’s leading the way on the Apple Isle?

2021 Quiet Mutiny Charlotte's Elusion Riesling

After more than a decade working as a contract winemaker and producing wine for her family's vineyard North of Hobart, Greer Carland established her own label, Quiet Mutiny, a few years ago to make small batches of often less-mainstream wines.

This reisling, produced from grapes grown in her family vineyard, incorporates some texture-and-complexity-building techniques such as a short amount of skin contact and some wild yeast fermentation to great effect: there's a lovely bright purity of riesling fruit flavour, and trademark mouthwatering acidity, but good richness and depth, too.