2019 VARNEY WINES GRENACHE

$35.00 - $410.00

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THE VINEYARD

Bush Vine Grenache sourced from the sandy slopes of a 60+ year old vineyard in the Seaview sub-region of McLaren Vale

WINEMAKING

Harvested slightly early to retain natural acidity and vibrancy. Hand Picked. Cold soaked. Partial whole bunch carbonic maceration. 14 days on skins in an open fermenter with frequent gentle hand plunging and a single foot tread towards the end of ferment. Pressed to one seasoned French Hogshead. Matured for 8 months and racked once prior to bottling. Contains minimal sulphites.

TECH NOTES

GRAPE COMPOSITION: 100% Grenache
PRODUCTION: 33 cases
Acidity: 7.9 g/l | pH: 3.36 | Alc/Vol: 13.9%