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Curly Flat Pinot Noir represents our passion as winegrowers to faithfully capture the essence of our remarkable site coupled with the unique expression that is derived from each vintage.

Please note the 2015 Curly Flat Pinot Noir is now only available in 375mls.

Violets, black cherries, and wild raspberry. Scents of undergrowth and potpourri enhance complexity to form a rich, fragrant, and savoury nose.

A luscious energetic palate awash with fine tannin coalesces into a scaffold of impressive structure. Kirsch characters intersect with cocoa and black pepper. Swirls of vanillin spice flourish to a lingering finish.

Approachable now but undoubtedly one for the cellar. An easy 10, if not 15 years lay ahead.

  • Alcohol: 14.2%
  • Closure: Screw cap
  • Maturation: 20 months in 100% French oak (28% new).

How is this drinking now?
Red and black cherry fruit, more of the former being bedded down with autumnal savoury charm. Impressively silky mouthfeel as good structure and length assuredly chimes in. Drink 2020-2026.

Harvest date26th March - 17th April 2015
Clones usedMV6, 114, 115, D5V12 & Maria Feldt
RootstockOwn roots, Teleki 5C, SO4 & Kober 5bb
Vine age15 to 23 years
TrellisLyre & Geneva Double Curtain
Soil typeVolcanic Basalt & Upper Ordovician
Titratable acidity g/L6.0
Malic acidity g/L<0.05 g/L
Baume / Alcohol14.2%
% whole bunch10%
Second fill24%
Third fill48%
Fining / filtrationCrossflow
Available formats375ml, 750ml & 1.5lts
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