Deen Vat 1 Durif (2016)

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Region: Riverina

Appearance: Crimson with deep bright purple hue.

Bouquet: Plum, blueberries with violets and liquorice, underpinned by the well integrated chocolate oak.

Palate: A rich and flavoursome wine displaying plum, black cherry and liquorice. Fine chewy tannins, complemented by the chocolate oak making it a generous and complete wine.

Suggested Cuisine: Grilled rib eye steak & crispy garlic potatoes or after a meal with vintage cheddar cheese.

General Characteristics: Dry / Full Bodied

Vintage Conditions: Good winter rains followed by a warm growing season lead to good yields of fruit. A hot beginning to the harvest period accelerated the ripening with frantic harvesting ensuring to pick the fruit with the ideal flavour spectrum.

Winemaking: Fruit was closely monitored by the winemaker and harvested when freshness of varietal fruit and intensity of flavour was at its peak. Fruit was cold soaked for 24-48 hours to maximise colour and flavour extraction from the grapes, then fermented at 20.0-25.0 c for an average of 7-10 days.

Wine Analysis: Alc/Vol: 13.5% pH: 3.55 TA: 6.6

Cellaring: Enjoy now or cellar for up to five years.

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