A Georgian variety that is red skinned and red fleshed. Naturally high tannins and deep, concentrated colour. Elusive violets on the nose. Generously voluptuous mulberry fruits with a nice chewy finish. A fascinating wine.
Norton Summit, Adelaide Hills - 100% estate-grown fruit, minimal spray, minimal irrigation. Cane pruned
1/3 extended maceration for 4 months
12 months in oak on lees, 100% French, mix of new and old
Unfiltered and unfined. Minimal sulphur added
Screw cap. Hand bottled, hand labelled
2015 14% ABV