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nashdale lane wines
One of the Wineries visited by Orange Trike Tours.
Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Orange, New South Wales, Nashdale Lane Wines stands as a testament to the region’s evolving viticulture, which has transitioned from a historic fruit bowl to a prominent wine-producing area. The story of Nashdale Lane is one of dedication, innovation, and a deep respect for the land—a narrative that beautifully intertwines the vineyard’s unique offerings with the distinct characteristics of the Orange wine region.
As one embarks on the Nashdale Lane journey, they are greeted by the vineyard’s three diverse and captivating wine ranges, each tailored to match different occasions, tastes, and budgets. The journey begins with ‘The Social’ range, a testament to Nashdale Lane’s commitment to versatility and crowd-pleasing blends. This range includes innovative combinations like the Blanc, a fusion of Pinot Gris, Arneis, and Sauvignon Blanc, the Rouge, blending Tempranillo, Pinot Noir, and Shiraz, and a delightful Rosé. These wines are more than just beverages; they’re a celebration of social gatherings and shared moments.
The story deepens with the ‘Colour Series’, Nashdale Lane’s mainstay range. These wines showcase the vineyard’s prowess in producing high-quality, traditional white and red varietals. With options like Pinot Gris, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Tempranillo, and Shiraz, the Colour Series is a tribute to the vineyard’s heritage and expertise. These wines are designed to be savored now or aged, offering a journey through time and taste.
The narrative reaches its zenith with ‘Legacy’ by Nashdale Lane. This range is where art meets science, where patience intertwines with passion. The Legacy wines, including a Rose, Pinot Noir, and Tempranillo, are handcrafted from select fruit blocks, following an old-world winemaking approach. Produced only in years when nature conspires to create something extraordinary, Legacy wines are made for cellaring or celebrating significant moments.
Nashdale Lane’s story is inseparable from the unique identity of the Orange wine region. Known for its cool climate, Orange boasts several world-firsts in viticulture. It’s the only wine-growing region globally to define its Geographical Indication (GI) by both regional boundaries and altitude—a testament to its commitment to quality and distinctiveness. Wines bearing the GI of Orange, NSW, must contain fruit grown at elevations of 600 meters or above, ensuring a unique flavor profile influenced by the terroir.
Moreover, Orange’s commitment to organic viticultural management, one of the highest in the country, reflects in the quality of Nashdale Lane’s wines. This dedication to sustainable practices not only preserves the environment but also enhances the purity and essence of the wines produced.
As one reflects on the story of Nashdale Lane Wines, it becomes clear that this vineyard is not just about producing excellent wines; it’s about crafting experiences. Each range, from ‘The Social’ to ‘Legacy’, offers a different narrative, a different way to enjoy the essence of Orange. Nashdale Lane invites wine enthusiasts to not just taste their wines, but to experience the stories, the passion, and the legacy that each bottle holds.