Basilisk Marsanne Viognier 2007

Region: Central Victoria
Varietal: 80% Marsanne , 20% Viognier
Alcohol: 12.5%
Best Consumed: 2008 - 2013

Inspired by the classical Rhone style, this wine discovers the harmonious blend of Marsanne and Viognier. Crafted from select parcels fruit grown in our Central Victorian vineyards, the Marsanne provides structural elegance whilst the Viognier lends a fra

Viticulturist Notes

Fruit for the Basilisk Marsanne Viognier was harvested from select vineyards within the Goulburn Valley. To maintain quality, fruit freshness and varietal characters, the fruit was harvested during the cool of night. The fruit was rushed and pressed, afte

Wine Harvest Notes

The growing season in 2007 was dry and warm with vintage starting two weeks earlier than expected and finishing a month earlier than usual, this being the quickest vintage in our history. As a result the yields were down approximately 30% in our Central V

Food Recommendations:

The Basilisk Marsanne Viognier combines magically with food, particularly Asian dishes and fresh Seafood. It is a delightful accompaniment to Gourmet Seafood Pizza and Thai Curries.