Bimbadgen MCA Art Edition 2016 Tempranillo

$29.00 per bottle
QTY :
bottle (s)
Minimum order: 12 bottles (incl. mixed case)
  • Colour

    Deep purple

  • Nose

    Lifted dark berry fruit with hint of dusty oak

  • Palate

    Bold blackberry fruit and savoury spice framed by supple integrated tannin

  • Source

    Hilltops, NSW

  • Vinification

    Crushed and de-stemmed prior to cold soak for two days prior to fermentation. Pumped over twice daily, pressed, allowed to settle before being transferred to oak.

  • Blending

    N/A

  • Aging

    17 months in a combination of new French oak barriques and a 2000L French oak Foudre

  • Bottling

    31st August, 2017

VarietalAlcoholCellaring PotentialHarvest DateOakpHTA
Tempranillo14.0%5 -10 years24th February 2016French Barriques & 2000L Foudre3.565.8g/L

The 2016 vintage in the Hilltops region was highly acclaimed, in particular for red varieties. High rainfall in November and January were bracketed by largely dry months ensuring vines had adequate resources to ripen fruit fully, producing a stunning Tempranillo crop.