Migliarina Grenache 2016

Colour: Light ruby red.
Nose: Perfumed with sweet raspberry, spice and a touch of black cherry.
Palate: Soft, yet firm tannins with a velvety mid palate and lasting forest berry finish.

variety : Grenache | 100% Grenache
winery : Migliarina Wines
winemaker : Carsten Migliarina
wine of origin : Wellington
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 2.2 g/l  pH : 3.44  ta : 6.2 g/l  va : 0.6 g/l  so2 : 96 mg/l  fso2 : 46 mg/l  
type : Red   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : This wine was bottled November 2015 and is very young at the moment.

in the vineyard : The grapes for this wine where sourced from a single vineyard in Wellington.

about the harvest: The grapes where harvested at 24 balling in lug boxes.

in the cellar : In the cellar the grapes where fermented at between 18 and 22 degrees with and for 7 days on the skins and malo-lactic fermentation was done in tank. The wine was matured in re-shaven, untoasted French barrels in order to have micro oxidation with the polymerisation of the tannins but minimal toasty influence from the oak.

Only 1583 bottles and 363 magnums were produced.