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La Boheme Act Four Syrah Gamay 2017 from De Bortoli

La Boheme Act Four Syrah Gamay 2017 from De Bortoli [©De Bortoli Wines]

 

Classic bistro wine – ethereal, aromatic, textural, sophisticated and so easy to pair with food. They’re wines with poise and charm. Enjoy with friends over a few plates of tapas.

 

La Bohème Act Four Syrah Gamay 2017

 

Variety

Syrah and Gamay Noir

 

Region

Yarra Valley

 

Season

2017 was a long cool growing season producing outstanding late maturing red varieties. Grapes ripened very evenly with good tannin development at sensible alcohols.

 

Tasting Note

Vibrant reds with purple edges. Spicy alluring nose of red and dark fruits, dry herb and graphite. Supple, rich, blueberry fruits, earth and forest, lots of spices, textural.

 

Additional Information

Vegan, Vegetarian

 

Winemaking

A mixture of whole bunches and whole berries with some early foot stomping to create some juice to start the fermentation. A combination of foot plunging and turnovers during fermentation. Pressed and racked to 500 litre casks for 6 months.

 

Wine Analysis

Alc/Vol: 14.0% pH: 3.58 TA: 6.1g/L

 

Cellaring

Drink now or keep for 3-4 years in a good cellar.

 

Winemaker

Steve Webber

 

Regions

  • Yarra Valley (Wine) (VIC)

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