Winemaker’s Craft Pinot Shiraz

Tumbarumba, Hunter Valley, NSW

‘New Release’

Keeping creativity alive and in keeping with the Hunter Valley’s reputation for innovative new styles, the Winemaker’s Craft explores winemaking with no boundaries.

These wines are experimental in nature but not in quality. They are very limited in quantity and only sold via our Cellar Door or our Online Store.

$32.00 Club Equus Price: $24.00

SKU: FPINSH-MAKE-17-750ml Category:

Winemaker's Notes

Crafted on a style of old, bright fruit characters of cool climate Tumbarumba Pinot Noir are supported by a rich backbone of Hunter Valley Shiraz. 60% Pinot Noir, Cribben Vineyard, Tumbarumba 40% Shiraz, Spotty Dog Vineyard, Hunter Valley. 80% French Oak, 20% American Oak.

Details

Pinot Noir: 10% wholebunch ferment. A mix of MV6, 114 and 115 clones. Cold soaked for 48 hours prior to ferment. Once pressed off, then matured in old neutral french oak for 12 months. Shiraz: From the low yielding Spot dog vineyard. Cold soaked for 48 hours prior to ferment. Once pressed it is then matured in mix of French and American Oak. 30% New. Prior to bottling the wine is blended, 60% Pinot Noir, 40% Shiraz. Lightly fined and filtered for clarity and true fruit expression.

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