White Wines

2018 Estate Grüner Veltliner – to be released December 2018
2016 Piccadilly Valley Chardonnay – Blend #2 – released June 2018

2018 Estate Grüner Veltliner  |  $25

Available late January 2019

Tasting notes

Style: Un-oaked, food friendly, fresh, crisp style, medium-bodied white wine.
High altitude, cool climate, Piccadilly Valley (Summertown), single vineyard Estate grown Grüner Veltliner.
Appearance: Pale yellow, bright
Aroma: Initially spring blossoms, then complex stone fruits, apple and pear, and citrus
Palate: Highly texture mineral palate of apple, pear and citrus, and a long, fresh, crisp, dry finish
Technical notes: Dry grown, hand-tended vines (3x clones, south facing slope), hand harvested grapes, crushed with cold-temperature skin contact. Small lot, cool temperature fermentation with 5 different yeasts, including novel hybrid Saccharomyces yeasts and a complex group of native vineyard (wild) yeasts. No animal products used. Contains sulphites. 12.5% Alc/Vol (7.4 Standard Drinks)

2016 Piccadilly Valley Chardonnay – Blend #2 | $25

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wineTasting notes

Style: Lightly oaked, medium weight, fresh style white wine.
High altitude, cool climate, Piccadilly Valley (Ashton), single vineyard, Chardonnay – warmest season on record giving rich ripe flavours
Appearance: Pale yellow, bright
Aroma: Complex savoury stone fruits, melon, citrus and vanilla/cedar oak
Palate: Mouth filling luscious, rich vanilla citrus flavour and textured creamy palate, with fresh, crisp lingering finish
Technical notes: Hand-tended vines (clones G9V7 and I10V1, west facing slope), hand harvested grapes, chilled and whole bunch pressed. Small lot, cool temperature fermentation with new and seasoned French oak barriques and tank with different combinations of 11 different yeasts, including popular Chardonnay strains, Hills isolate of a cryophilic Saccharomyces uvarum, novel hybrid Saccharomyces yeasts and non-Saccharomyces yeasts. No malolactic fermentation to preserve crisp fresh palate. No animal products used. Contains sulphites. 14.5% Alc/Vol (8.6 Standard Drinks)

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