Octopus 2017 Montepulciano South Australia
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Dark florals, crushed blackberry, cherries and anise. Fleshy and bright with black fruits and herbaceous notes that lead to a succulently soft finish.
Organically grown grapes from the Bassham vineyard in Barmera.
Hand sorted and fermented in an open vat for two weeks. Plunged and pumped over for extra skin contact with another week on skins post-ferment. Pressed and racked to barrel for maturation for 8 months before blending and bottling. Unfined, minimal filtration and vegan friendly.
Alcohol: 13.5% alc/vol
As he lay blissfully in her arms, it slowly dawned on the young kraken that life was a journey of endless beginnings and that he had nothing to fear at all.
Mac and Cheese
It's sweetly expressed, showing Black Doris plum, dried cherry, mixed spice and toasted nut characters on the nose. The palate delivers succulent fruit intensity and fleshy texture, well supported by fine-grained tannins. Flavoursome and very easy to enjoy. At its best: now to 2023.
- Sam Kim
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