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Gilbert Sangiovese Rose Pet Nat - Mudgee

Gilbert Sangiovese Rose Pet Nat - Mudgee

Vintage: 2019 | Type: Champagne/Sparkling | Producer: Gilbert
Region: New South Wales
Alc: 12.0%
Closure: Crown seal
Bottle size: 750ml

92 POINTS
The Wine Front

$23.40: as part of any six
$26.00: single bottle
$280.80: per case of 12

The grapes were harvested earlier than normal to maintain the bright fresh varietal characteristic. They were destemmed, must chilled and then pressed after which the settled juice was racked and fermentation was initiated. Fermentation was then monitored and temperature was maintained between 13 - 16 C to allow for a steady ferment. Once the baume level had dropped more than 2/3 of its value, the Residual Sugar was then regularly measured as we were aiming to hand bottle and cap at 12.5 grams/litre of Residual Sugar. The wine then lay down before being released in July 2019.

Mudgee is 520 - 570 meters above sea level and produces grapes that are more savoury and structure in style. This is due to the warmer climate, where the mean January temperature is 23.5°C, and the average rainfall is 600mm per annum. The soil in Mudgee is predominately clay loam, which is deep and well drained, with underlying shattered rock and quartz being found.

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92 POINTS
The Wine Front
Red cherry, almond, blossom, nutty, putty scents. Soft and juicy, fine chalky texture, pretty and sweetly red fruited, soft bubbles, distinct chalkiness on the finish to taper it all in. So tasty. An ideal park wine for smashing in the coming warmer months. The Wine Front, August 2019

Gary Walsh


Producers notes

Gilbert was established in 2004 by fifth generation winemaker, Simon Gilbert. They have always had a strong desire to do things their own way and create a label true to themselves, at the same time paying tribute to their heritage. Since taking the reins in 2014, sixth generation winemaker Will Gilbert, with more of a hands off approach, has begun pushing the boundaries a little more whilst playing around with different techniques and ideas, constantly experimenting….mixing things up a little! Sourcing fruit from the cool-climate region of Orange and also Mudgee, the Gilbert style of fine, pure and elegant wines is an ever evolving range of wines.

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