Deep ruby red.
Vibrant floral and black cherry aromas.
Dark fruits laced with glacé cherries, supple tannins and long finish.
Bimbadgen Members Collection 2016 Sangiovese$35.00 per bottle
With a renewed focus on Hunter Valley varietals, on special occasions Bimbadgen will look further afield in an effort to deliver wines of particular interest to our wine loving membership base.
Handpicked bunches crushed into stainless steel fermenters, regularly pumped over during fermentation for colour and tannin extraction.
8 months in 2000L French oak Foudre with the balance in 1 & 2 year old French oak barriques and puncheons.
25th January, 2017
|Varietal||Alcohol||Cellaring Potential||Harvest Date||Oak||pH||TA||Sangiovese||3.3%||2-5 years||11th March 2016||French 2000L, 225L and 500L||3.46||5.9g/L|
A classic year in the Hilltops with near perfect growing conditions throughout the season. Cool nights and warm days delivered ripe fruit displaying true varietal character, even among alternative varieties upon which the region’s reputation is truly emerging.