2018 Mea Culpa Syrah
An exceptionally smooth and layered single vineyard Syrah from an outstanding Yarra Valley vintage. Our winemaking guilty pleasure.
THE MEA CULPA STORY
Mea Culpa is an admission of guilt, an unapologetic acknowledgment that we should have known better. While we generally steer well clear of the navel gazing snobbery of the wine world, with Mea Culpa we give over to passion, take exceptional parcels of fruit and indulge in winemaking debauchery to create a uniquely expressive wine. This is not a wine that claims perfection, but a wine that delivers an expression of site, vintage and winemaking character. If indulging in your passion is a crime, then we are guilty as charged.
Region: Yarra Valley
Tastes like: Remember picking berries as a kid, juice running down your chin, hands stained red? Now put it in a glass and gorge yourself on the intense flavours that glide across the palate, supported by bright, spicy notes to a smooth and satisfying afterglow.
Smells like: A seductive breath of blackberry and raspberry leads you on to a wicked sensation of white pepper spice.
|Wine making:||Warm spring in 2017 with solid rains providing excellent flowering and fruit set conditions as well as setting up large healthy canopies. February was cool and then it warmed right up through the latter part of the growing season which lead to uniform bunches of great colour and fruit intensity with no disease pressure.
|Zone (defined by postcode)||Fastway||AusPost|
|NSW, VIC Country||$16.00||$22.00|
|Adelaide, Brisbane, Ipswich, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast||$16.00||$16.00|
|NT, Country WA||$59.00||$36.00|
Delivery ETA: 3 to 10 business days pending postcodes
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