2006 Signature Collection Sparkling Pinot Noir Chardonnay
REGION: Granite Belt, Australia
VARIETAL: Pinot Noir Chardonnay
BRAND: Signature Collection
WINE TYPE: Sparkling Wine, White Wine
QTY: Bottle, Case of 6
COLOUR: Pale green with a small hint pink
CELLARING: Drink now – 2016
NOSE: Complex citrus oils, mineral notes, apple and vanilla biscuit.
PALATE: Lean, tight, pretty palate showing restrained white citrus fruits, beautiful structure and palate weight, lovely acidity, texture of lees characters and toastiness. Very well balanced with the small dosage liqueur.
WINEMAKING COMMENTS: Like our 2006 vintage, Sirromet & 2009 vintage on the Granite Belt produced good Chardonnay fruit with lovely structure and acidity. The Pinot Noir shows lean, fine characters and when added to the Chardonnay produces a wine with great dimension and depth.