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La Violetta EPICE - Great Southern

La Violetta ÉPICÉ 2019 - Greart Southern

Vintage: 2019 | Type: Whites | Producer: La Violetta
Region: Western Australia
Alc: 11.90%
Closure: Screw cap
Bottle size: 750ml

92 POINTS
The Wine Front

$31.50: as part of any six
$35.00: single bottle
$378.00: per case of 12

It’s kinda like an amber/orange wine with a slight onion-skin blush to the colour and you can even think of it as a light Rose given the variant skin contact the individual grape varieties receive. It’s aromatic and so inviting with a spicy grapey deliciousness, some tangy pear juice, subtle ginger and green herbs, texture and zesty freshness, each variety making a personal positive statement. Something different. Something delicious and beautiful! Keep experimenting and exploring as that’s where the magic happens. Give it a go.. CR 

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It’s kinda like an amber/orange wine with a slight onion-skin blush to the colour and you can even think of it as a light Rose given the variant skin contact the individual grape varieties receive. It’s aromatic and so inviting with a spicy grapey deliciousness, some tangy pear juice, subtle ginger and green herbs, texture and zesty freshness, each variety making a personal positive statement. Something different.. something delicious and beautiful! Keep experimenting and exploring as that’s where the magic happens. Give it a go.. CR 

Reviews


92 POINTS
The Wine Front

"It’s as fruity as its conception and execution suggests. A cavalcade of sweet and tangy grapiness that reminds me of the residual liquid after getting stuck into a Bulla Splits Raspberry ice-coated ice cream. Though not that sweet. It finishes crisp and tart, the wine a riot of colourful flavour and perfume. Such fun. Such ease of drinking. Sort of a rosé. Very cool." - Mike Bennie (The Wine Front) 92 POINTS

Mike Bennie


Producers notes

THE LA VIOLETTA STORY
La Violetta began producing small quantities of wine at Denmark, on Western Australia’s south coast, in 2008. Grapes are sourced from a handful of trusted growers with exceptional vineyards, some amongst the oldest in the state. The idea is to keep production at a small scale so that each wine is personally hand-crafted.

In 2010, La Violetta’s first release, 2008 La Ciornia, featured in Matthew Jukes’ Top 100 and Sarah Ahmed’s Top Five Australian wines. The wines are not entered into shows due to the limited volumes produced.

Before being lured west by the quality of Great Southern grapes, winemaker Andrew Hoadley worked all over Australia’s cool and hot zones and in Piedmont, Abruzzo and Washington State. He now lives on Mt Shadforth, just out of Denmark town, and makes the wines in a small facility in the countryside.

The name ‘La Violetta’ derives from an old Piedmontese song celebrating intoxication.

Shipping

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