This Syrah is a selection of fruit from our vineyards in the Gimblett Gravels. With this wine we are aiming for a fruit driven wine which is approachable soon after bottling.
Colour: Deep, ruby red colour.
Aromatics: A fruity bouquet with red and black fruit, pepper and hints of sweet spice.
Palate: This wine is medium bodied wine, with red and black fruit flavours, a smooth mouthfeel and soft tannins.
Region: Gimblett Gravels Wine Growing District®, Hawke’s Bay.
Vineyard: Roy’s Hill and Corner Vineyards.
Harvest: Hand harvested between the 4th and 11th April 2019
Vinification: Fermented in open-top stainless steel fermenters followed by maturation in barrel and tank.
Bottled: 13th February 2020.
Analysis: Alc 12% vol.
Fining: Fined with egg.
Production: 700 cases.
Cellaring Potential: 2-3 years.