Vineyard Macclesfield, Adelaide Hills
Soil Well drained loam with ample sunlight, hillside
Season Long and mild with very little disease pressure, even for this large and tight bunched variety. Several passes to control crop load and crowding eased pressures.
Winemaking Picked on the eve of a wet break in an otherwise drier couple of months. Open fermentation over 8 days with very gentle cap management followed by malolactic fermentation in seasoned French oak. Left on lees to build mid palate weight to balance the natural tannin and acid profile of Sangiovese.
Maturation Seasoned French oak puncheons (500L) and larger format (1350L) for 7 months
Winemaker Comments We focused on retaining freshness and the vibrancy this vineyard brings to Sangiovese. Super pretty yet somewhat serious with a savoury textural finish – Cheers, Jules
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