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2015 Giant Steps Yarra Valley Merlot

2015 Giant Steps Yarra Valley Merlot

35.00

APPELLATION: Yarra Valley
VARIETAL: Merlot
HARVESTED: March 2015
BOTTLED: July 2016
ALC/VOL: 14%
TA: 6.13 g/L
PH: 3.52
CLOSURE: Screw Cap
CELLARING: 1 - ten years

VINEYARDS: Sexton

VINIFICATION / MATURATION:
Natural winemaking philosophy, while making quality the priority. 
Minimal intervention in the vineyard.
100% hand-picked.
Indigenous fermentation in small open fermenters.
Lots of aerative drain and returns by gravity along with regular hand plunging.
Once the ferment was complete, the fermenters were sealed with water bags and left to macerate for three weeks on skins.
100% malolactic fermentation.
14 months in new and used French puncheons - 40% new, 10% one year, 50% older.
Bottled by gravity.
No filtration at bottling.

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES:
This wine has yet to be reviewed.

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