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2021 GARGOYLE FIANO

Looks...

Pale and bright

Smells like...

Exotic!   Fresh tropical fruits with some lemon citrus notes

Tastes like...

Boom, fresh pear and lemon citrus with abundance of green stone fruits

Feels...

Rich, supple, waxy and textured but with loads of natural acidity. Refreshing and mouth-watering.

Perfect meal...
Drink when...
Sing to...

Fresh prawn Pad Thai sans chilli.

NOW!

Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson

Additional Details

ORIGIN: Grown by Brad Case in Langhorne Creek.  Harvested overnight on 12th March.  11.8 Baume at the weighbridge.  Thanks Brad.

FERMENTATION: Presses after a few hours of skin contact the free run and pressing were combined and allowed to ferment naturally in older French 300L hogsheads and small tank.   There were no additions made during or after fermentation other than a modest addition of preservative

MATURATION: With no malolactic fermentation and no fining the wine remained on yeast lees with some batonnage for four months prior to a single filtration immediately prior to bottling.

ANALYSIS: Alcohol 12.5%v/v,  Sugar <1.8g/L(dry),  pH 3.23,  TA 6.1 g/L