The Hunter Valley is acknowledged worldwide as being the birthplace of Australian wine. Some of the most awarded varieties that are produced in the area, include Semillon, Chardonnay, and Shiraz. Brokenback Vineyard is situated at 1693 Broke Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales, Australia. The nearest town is Cessnock, some 16 kilometres to the south-east, and Sydney is approximately 2.5 hours away (160 kilometres) by road. Oldest Vine Age: 55 Years. Elevation: 50-100m. Vineyard Size: Property size 330 acres of which 220 acres are under vine. Varieties: Semillon, Chardonnay and Shiraz Planted in the 1960s. Additional Plantings: Verdelho, Pinot Gris, Gewürztraminer and Tempranillo.
COLOR: Pale straw with green-tinted hue.
NOSE: Lifted and fresh lemon blossom bouquet, citrusy, green fig, nutty aromas
PALATE: Elegant mineral line with refreshing and crisp pine or lime and lemon flavors present.
GRAPE VARIETIES: Semillon