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Rutherglen Durif 2015 Limited Release

Dark cherry fruit, lifted violets & a long savoury finish

$28.00 CELLAR CLUB
$25.20

DESCRIPTION

Tasting Notes

Deep purple with a Ruby hue. Primary notes of blood plums and blackberry conserve which are lightly seasoned with vanillan oak.

Wine Making

Fruit was harvested in April and fermented on skins for 7 days. The wine then spent 18 months in French and American Puncheons prior to bottling.

Cellaring

The Rutherglen Durif 2015 is an intensely rich and concentrated wine. Ideal now with full flavoured char grilled meats, or cellar for 7-10 years, when an aged rib eye will be more than suitable.

Technical

The Grapes: Durif grapes from our Rutherglen vineyards.
Date Tasted: February 2017
T.A (g/l): 6.4g/l
pH: 3.49pH

Deep purple with a Ruby hue. Primary notes of blood plums and blackberry conserve which are lightly seasoned with vanillan oak.

Palate:

A medium to full bodied wine, with dark fruits coming to the forefront to fill the mouth and slowly give way to the texture of the wine which provides ironstone, mineral core complexity.
Fruit was harvested in April and fermented on skins for 7 days. The wine then spent 18 months in French and American Puncheons prior to bottling.
The Rutherglen Durif 2015 is an intensely rich and concentrated wine. Ideal now with full flavoured char grilled meats, or cellar for 7-10 years, when an aged rib eye will be more than suitable.
The Grapes: Durif grapes from our Rutherglen vineyards.
Date Tasted: February 2017
T.A (g/l): 6.4g/l
pH: 3.49pH
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