2017 Fergie Jenkins RedRegular price $18.00
This wine commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the Fergie Jenkins Foundation. An approachable wine with bright red fruit and a soft pleasant finish. Enjoy with lighter meat dishes, grilled fare and of course good company.
Colour is bright ruby. Initial aromas of raspberry and cherry with hints of tobacco leaf, vanilla and baking spice. The palate continues to deliver bright red fruits with well integrated oak character. The wine is medium bodied with soft tannins and a very approachable mouthfeel. Can be served slightly chilled. Tasted October, 2018
Wine Making Note
A blend of Baco noir and Pinot Noir, vinified and aged separately before blending. The Pinot noir keeps the wine elegant while bringing red fruit and floral aromas. The Baco adds rich texture and spice. The wine was crafted to be approachable and versatile with food.
Pair with roast chicken, Spaghetti Bolognese or grilled vegetables.
Brix at harvest: 20
Total Acidity: 6.6 g/L
Sugar rating: 3.4 g/L