The distinct middle palate persists to give a long and satisfying finish. Debut wines are made to provide excellent drinking at the time of release.
- WA - Other Western Australian
- Western Australia
4 Stars "The wine is cherry red and has scents of violets. The front of the palate showcases fleshy raspberry flavour and elements of spice, anise and savoury oak marry on the middle palate." Newcastle Herald, John Lewis (Australia), 20 May 09
"In a big glass this relatively inexpensive pinot offers olfactory thrills. With maraschino cherries, violets, spice and plenty of depth, its an attractive wine to sniff and savour but also goes very nicely at the table. . . " Sydney Morning Herald, Greg Duncan Powell (Australia), 28 Mar 09
"With a luscious mouthfeel, this wine has mint, cherries and raspberries on the nose and delicious red fruit flavours. It is clean and simple with good length." tiol Liquor News (Australia), December 2008
Winery Tasting Notes
Our DEBUT series of ready to drink wines are desingned to present the optimal fruit characters from each variety of grape, grown in its most suitable vineyards in cool climate Western Australia.
This elegant wine was made using traditional vinification techniques including whole bunch fermentation, extended skin contact and barrel fermentation, all of which add to its complexity. This wine displays classic Pinot flavours reminiscent of cherries and wild strawberries with undertones of satsuma plums. The distinct middle palate persists to give a long and satisfying finish. Debut wines are made to provide excellent drinking at the time of release. This wine will gain further in complexity with one to four years in bottle.