An attractive salmon-pink colour. The nose offers notes of alpine strawberry and orange peel together with a peppery spiciness. Long and linear with a subtle creaminess, the palate delivers flavours of cranberry and just-ripe brambleberry. The citrusy acidity ensures a dry and fresh finish.
Wine Front, November 2019
The style, the price, the quality. It deserves to be more celebrated. A lovely drink. A stylish one. Both squeaky clean and complex. Twigs, strawberries, toffee apples, dry spice notes. Good extension. Makes you want more. And feels elegant all the while. If it was a person, you’d envy it.
The fruit was whole bunch pressed and fermentation commenced spontaneously with ambient yeasts in old French oak barriques and large-format foudre. Once dry, the wine was left on lees for several months prior to bottling. The wine was bottled without fining.