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Rutherglen Durif 2008 Limited Release

$40.00 CELLAR CLUB
$36.00

DESCRIPTION

Tasting Notes

Deep crimson red. Intense blackberry fruit with and aromas of milk chocolate and ground mixed spice.

Wine Making

Fruit was harvested in April and fermented on skins for 7 days. The wine then spent 12 months in French and American oak prior to bottling.

Cellaring

Rutherglen Durif is renowned for producing deeply coloured, full flavoured wines, and our 2008 Limited Release Rutherglen Durif is no exception. Ideal now with full flavored char grilled meats, or cellar for 3 - 5 years, when a hearty coq au vin will be a more suitable match.

Technical

The Grapes: Durif grapes from our Rutherglen vineyards.
Date Tasted: February 2019
Alcohol: 14.5%
T.A (g/l): 6.4g/l
pH: 3.47pH

Deep crimson red. Intense blackberry fruit with and aromas of milk chocolate and ground mixed spice.

Palate:

Mouth-filling and intense blackberry fruits enriched with chocolate notes and ground cinnamon on the palate. A perfectly balanced, seamless wine still showing remarkable freshness on the back palate and finishing with long, softened, elegant, tannins.
Fruit was harvested in April and fermented on skins for 7 days. The wine then spent 12 months in French and American oak prior to bottling.
Rutherglen Durif is renowned for producing deeply coloured, full flavoured wines, and our 2008 Limited Release Rutherglen Durif is no exception. Ideal now with full flavored char grilled meats, or cellar for 3 - 5 years, when a hearty coq au vin will be a more suitable match.
The Grapes: Durif grapes from our Rutherglen vineyards.
Date Tasted: February 2019
Alcohol: 14.5%
T.A (g/l): 6.4g/l
pH: 3.47pH
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