Necessity may be the mother of invention but too much time on my hands may be the father…I do believe that there is still a lot of ground to be covered in the light bright young and fruitful red space. Grenache dominant with Cinsault playing a lesser role this is a sweeter fruit version with juicy dark cherries and blood plums driving the up front with hopefully the now familiar smooth transition to a more savoury finish.
Colour: Deep crimson.
Aroma: Dark cherries, blood plums.
Palate: Starts sweet and juicy then finishes with some dry herbs and tea.
Summary: Fills a niche with aplomb.
Region: 100% Barossa Valley, South Australia
Variety: 50% Grenache 50% Cinsault.
Alcohol / Vol: 11.8%
Total Sulphur : 58ppm