Fruit forward nose of black cherry and black raspberry with hints of light floral and strawberry.
Nice body and well balanced with a medium acid and tannin profile focused mid-palate. It delivers dark cherry and blackberry with blueberry, dark chocolate and a touch of vanilla.
Hand harvested in 16 kg bins.
Bottled in recycled glass, 330 grams.
Hand sorted, destemmed, 4 day cold maceration, alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks, peak fermentation temperature managed, daily punchdown, native malolactic fermentation in barrel, racked every 6 months, unfined, all varietals vinified separately, blending decisions to create simply the best Corte possible.
Aged 15 months in 225 liter French oak barrels and then 2 years in bottle before release.
Bright medium garnet.