2018 Sangiovese Rose

2017 Sangiovese Rose
GRAPE VARIETY:100% Sangiovese (Rose style)
REGION:100% One Tree Hill
ANALYSIS:12.5% Alcohol, Residual Sugar 12 g/L
CELLAR POTENTIAL:This wine is best drunk while it is youthful. Optimal is 1-2 years
COLOUR:Pale candy floss intensity with pink hues
BOUQUET:Highly aromatic and fragrant with aromas of fresh blackberries, plums and ripe cherries.
PALATE:A lush and refreshing palate with sweet, fresh raspberries characters,  and has a lingering refreshing finish.
VINEYARD & VITICULTURE:Sourced from a single vineyard from Southern One Tree Hill, with an average yield of 3.5 tonne per acre.
WINEMAKING:Crushed and destemmed and pressed to a settling tank. Cold settle was employed, after 2 days the juice was racked and primary fermentation was undertaken between 15-18oC to preserve natural aromatics. The primary fermentation was 13 days, where to fermentation was arrested via cooling to preserve some natural sugar to give the Rose style some lush sweet raspberry characters.
STORAGE/MATURATION:No Maturation process employed.

91 Points - Wine Showcase Magazine