Curly Flat Pinot Noir 2009

APPEARANCE
Bright crimson red.

BOUQUET
An intense primary nose of raspberries, red plums and dark cherries whilst allspice notes provide further ambience. Behind the fruit/spice character lie deeper savoury characters in the form of leather and meat stock.

PALATE
Like the nose, fleshy plum spearheads ahead of the dark cherry & red berry burst. With good palate weight, mouth filling dark chocolate/mocha tannins gives initially firm but ultimately velvety support and focus from start to finish. The acid thread provides good persistence and lasting presence.

CELLARING SUGGESTIONS
A wine currently in its infancy, this wine will have something to offer at all stages of its expectedly long life. For early drinking, decanting is strongly recommended to access the nuances and deep varietal character. In terms of longevity we expect this to be drinking well until 2024, perhaps longer… we’ll keep you posted!


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Closure
WAK Screw Cap

Winemaker
Phillip Moraghan

Grape Variety
Pinot Noir

Growing Region
Macedon Ranges

Date Bottled
March 21st, 2011

% Alcohol
13.9

Residual Sugar
>0.1

Acidity
3.57

pH
6.2

Maturation
On Lees for 22 months in French Oak. Racked and Cross Flow Filtered prior to bottling.

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