100 Clarendon Grenache
Blend: 100% Grenache/Garnacha
From: Australia, McLaren Vale
By: Mike Farmilo @ Willunga 100
A medium bodied red from the steep hills of the Clarendon-Onkaparinga Gorge in Australia’s McLaren Vale; a region renowned for its wines. The Hundred Clarendon Grenache is made by a team of oenologists dedicated to producing the finest Grenache using both traditional and modern winemaking methods.
Willunga 100 is named for the historic administrative area where the team tend their vines. The team behind the label is headed by experienced winemaker Mike Farmilo, and wine consultant (and wine judge) Tim James. The Grenache grapes for the Hundred ‘Clarendon’ Grenache grow on 93 year-old vines in some of the oldest soil in the world. Fruit was handpicked and matured on lees for twelve months.