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2018 Jilly Wines Lone Ranger Gewurztraminer

New England, NSW

Exotic yet finely balanced Gewurz from the winemaking unicorn that is Jared Dixon!

$35.00

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About

About The Wine

Jared Dixon is the Lone Ranger of Northern NSW, out on a limb making some of the most creatively conceived wines in all of the state.

His Gewürztraminer walks to its own beat. This is hand harvested Gewürztraminer basket pressed to old barrels and left on lees to gather texture without the overt unctuous characters the variety can be prone too.

He's looking to tame the Gewürz beast here. Keep the aromatic lift but smooth out the edges of the variety.

It's a wine not so much for the die-hard Gewürz fans, but for those who like the weird and wonderful. Intriguing wine and delicious to boot.

About Jilly Wines

Jared Dixon is a lone ranger on his own mission in the New England wine region.

His wines are made from interesting varieties grown on unique vineyards, sites he classes as ‘undiscovered gems.’ His winemaking is extremely hands-off, allowing the full expression of the fruit to be the focus of every wine.

They are fun, don't take themselves too seriously and have a distinct energy about them.

Jared is one of Northern NSW's most exciting and impassioned young winemakers. Where he takes his idiosyncratic label from here is anyone's guess.

Winemaker Jared Dixon
Winemaker Jared Dixon
Clunes, NSW
Additional Info

From The Producer

HAND PICKED
BASKET PRESSED
BARREL FERMENTED
USiNG iNDiGENOUS YEAST

1050 BOTTLES MADE
NEW ENGLAND NSW

Blend : Gewürztraminer (100%)
ABV : 13.0%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2020
Bottle Size : 750ml

Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

93Points
The Wine Front

"Floral, sweet citrus, honeysuckle. Slippery, oily textured, but fresh, and, the finish does build into grip and chew. Loaded with spice, ripe apple, juiciness and a belt of cool, lean acidity. Feels very serious for gewurztraminer. Good wine here." - Mike Bennie (The Wine Front)

Delivery

Delivery is Free for any order over $149 or more, or just $10 for any orders of $149 or less. There is no minimum order quantity and you can mix and match as much as you like. Make your perfect mix pack!

Estimated delivery time frames with Australia Post can be viewed here. Please include Authority to Leave instructions in the ‘SPECIAL REQUESTS’ box during checkout if you may not be available to sign for your delivery and would like it left at your front door. The 'SPECIAL REQUESTS' box can be found on the cart page before the final checkout page.

Warehouse Pickup Due to some restrictions on our warehouse lease agreement and COVID concerns we are no longer offering Warehouse Pickup as an option and will be delivering all orders moving forward. Delivery is free (for orders over $149) and fast so please select one of our great delivery options at checkout. Sorry for any inconvenience caused by this change! The Different Drop Team.

Express Same Day Delivery is available for Sydney postcodes within 10km of the CBD. There is a $10 delivery surcharge and the order is needs to be placed before 12pm midday weekdays for same day delivery. Express courier deliveries cannot be left unattended and require a receiver signature.

Our Heat Policy can be viewed here. If you would like us to hold dispatch of your order for milder weather please leave instructions to do so in the 'SPECIAL REQUESTS' box found on the cart page before the final checkout. We are happy to hold it for as long as you like. All orders are fully insured so you can buy with full confidence that these tasty beverages will get to you in tip-top shape.

Returns are free for 100 days after purchase. You can view the conditions of our return policy here

For any other shipping related inquiries, please see our helpful FAQ, email us at hello@differentdrop.com or call us on 1300 668 385..

FaQs
Do I have to order in dozens?

No, please mix it up! You can order wines in any quantity and variation you like. You can order 1 bottle or 50. We challenge you to make the ultimate mixed pack of wine!

Are there volume discounts?

No our pricing is aiming to the best in the market already. For very large orders (weddings etc) we are open to negotiating though. Just give us a call. How does the price match work?

Everyday Low & Consistent Pricing is something we strongly believe in. We want our customers to feel confident they are always getting the best price. If you see a price lower somewhere else let us know and we'll match it. We'll even retrospectively refund you if you have already purchased from us but you see a lower price somewhere later on. Our price match policy can be seen here.

I am trying to add more of a wine to my cart but it won’t let me?

This means we are running low on stock of that wine. So for example, if the website will only allow you to add 3 bottles and no more, then that is all we have of that particular wine. The good news is we may be able to order more for you. Just contact us on 1300 668 385 or hello@differentdrop.com and we'll organise the additional quantity for you.

Does Different Drop have a physical store?

No, not really. More of a warehouse/office. We do however offer a Click & Collect option from our warehouse in Ultimo, Sydney. Our warehouse address for Click & Collect is: F5A, 42 Wattle St, Ultimo, 2007

Can I special order a wine you do not sell?

If it’s doable, then we’ll make it happen. Just contact us directly via phone, chat or email and we’ll find out for you right away. Please note that in most cases special orders such as these will need to be in full case lots (6 or 12 bottles).

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