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2022 Rolle Vermentino
Pure Vermentino – stone fruits, salinity & drive
Scored 19/20 by Matthew Jukes (Matthew Jukes). Read the review.
Scored 94 Points by Mike Bennie (The Wine Front). Read the review.
Scored 94 Points by Campbell Mattison (Halliday) Read the review.
Vineyard: Gullyview Vineyard, Watervale
Soil type: Terra Rossa, red clay on limestone
Picking date: February 25, 2022
Picking method: Hand harvested and sorted in vineyard
Processing: Crush and destemmed
Skin contact: 12 hours in press
Pressing: Free run only, minimal press rotations
Cooling / settling: Settled off dirt and heavy solids for 24 hours
Fermentation: Natural ferment in Slavonian oak Demi-muid
Aging vessel: Slavonian oak Demi-muid for 8 months on full solids, then stainless steel on fine lees for 3 months
SO2: 24F / 55T
Production: 250 dozen