Fermented at low temperature to maximise fruit potential and bottled within the year of vintage capturing bright fruit and fresh acidity.
Grenache is proving ideal for Heathcote’s warmer climate. The resulting Rosé is fresh and fragrant, with intense red fruit and Watermelon candy notes. If Strawberry Shortcake drank wine, this would be her go-to.
Australia is home to the oldest productive Grenache vines in the world dating back to the 1800s. A dream to work with, it consistently produces fragrant, soft, flavourful Rosés.
Sub-region Northern Heathcote
Fruit Grenache (single vineyard)
Winery notes Gentle press, slow ferment using selected yeast. Cold settled and racked off gross lees. Maturation on light lees in stainless steel
Palate Dry & fruity. Raspberries, Strawberries & Cream, Watermelon candy.
Winemaker Glenn James