Biodynamic Petit Verdot

Full-body red
Blend: 100% Petit Verdot

From: Australia, Riverland
By: Bill Downie

Year:  2015
ABV:  13.5%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Twist
Cellar
Organic certified
Not filtered
Biodynamic certified
No added SO2
Unoaked
Low hills
Loam on Clay
Manual harvest
Native yeasts
Taste
Colour : Deep ruby
Alcohol : Pronounced
Fruit : Intense
Tannin : Grippy
Acidity : Fair
Body : Bold
Bouquet
Black cherry
Dark berries jam
Violet
Red flowers
Sage
Oregano
Food Match
Charcuterie
Beef & lamb
Pork
Cheese mild
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
£15.95 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

Bill Downie is rather modest about his wines, which he says ‘make themselves’. The Petit Verdot vines grow on a biodynamic vineyard situated on the Murray River close to the pragmatically named town of New Residence. Grapes are harvested in the cool evenings and fermented with indigenous yeasts.

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