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Adelina Grenache - Clare Valley

Adelina Grenache - Clare Valley

Vintage: 2017 | Type: Reds | Producer: Adelina Wines
Region: South Australia
Alc: 13.7%
Closure: Screw cap
Bottle size: 750ml

95 POINTS
The Wine Front

$39.60: as part of any six
$44.00: single bottle
$475.20: per case of 12

A 2 acre block of 80+ year old vines planted on a grey sandy loam.

WINEMAKING: hand picked, destemmed and about 50% whole berry fermentation. 19 days on skins, pressed to larger format neutral French oak for 10 months. 1680 bottles made.

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95 POINTS
The Wine Front
What can’t Adelina do? This comes from 90-year-old vines. Modest time on skins. It’s not a great way to start a review of grenache, but it fits: distinct ‘pinosity’ here. Light, lithe, fine and svelte. Gossamer web of pomegranate, light spice, rose hip tea character. Fine tannins stretch from mid palate through to a fan of light chew. It’s really pretty, but also shows some assertive nature too. Bitter in that totally pleasing way. This is superb. Understated yet has so much to say.

Mike Bennie


Producers notes

We are a small vineyard and winery in the Springfarm sub-region of Clare, set amongst one of the most historically relevant winery and vineyards in Australia. We have small plantings of well established Shiraz, Grenache and Pedro Ximenez, also recently established Shiraz and Mataro. We also work with a very small group of growers in Clare and the Adelaide Hills whom grow fruit for our non-estate wines. The winery is rustic in a sense of mod-cons and mechanisation, where the most elaborate piece of equipment would be the coffee machine.

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