A minimal intervention, skin contact/orange wine. A pearlescent pale peach colour & layers of complexity this textural wine is taking our Merricks General Wine Store customers by pleasant surprise.
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Citrus peel, peach, star anise, cloves, ginger and hints of peaty smoke.
Textural. Peaches, orange zest & complex floral elements with peaty elements developing slowly over time.
Rain events did create moderate disease pressure during the growing season but were often followed by prolonged periods of mild & dry weather so there was little disease occurrence. Temperatures were generally moderate with higher-than-average low temperatures but no hot weather & certainly no heat waves. We meandered through harvest at a gentle pace.