Heifer Station Rose V19
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Vintage 19 Rose
Heifer Station vineyard is situated between 860-900m elevation on the undulating slopes of Mt Canobolas. Shiraz and Merlot for our dry rose were planted in 1999 on a high, easterly aspect.
Wild fermented in stainless steel and old French barriques. Wild malolactic fermentation on fermentation lees. Stirred on lees to build savory complexity and texture
Tasting: Fresh strawberry, grapefruit, peaches and cream on the nose. Palate is generous with an abundance of fresh berry fruits and creamy texture on the finish. Dry and savory style rose with texture and depth
75 % Shiraz 35% Merlot
860-900m Elevation on an easterly aspect.
13.2 % ALC RS <2.0g /L 5.7 TA Fined using eggwhites
Light salmon after 5 hours on skins.
Drink now to 5 years.
Wild fermented in stainless steel and old French barriques