Weeping Sands Montepulciano 13.5%, 750ml

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The grapes were de-stemmed and partially crushed. Fermentation took place with selected yeast strains in open top fermenters, with twice daily plunging. After a period of post fermentation maceration, the wine was pressed and transferred to oak for malolactic fermentation. The wine was racked three times for clarification prior to a light egg white fining.
  • Oak Treatment: 30% New French, balance Seasoned French.
  • APPEARANCE : Bright vibrant purple.
  • BOUQUET : Attractive ripe plum and spice with hints of cassis and underlying wild herbs.
  • PALATE : Dense and complex with bold ripe flavours and fine grained tannins.
  • CELLARING : Drink now or suitable for cellaring up to 5 years.