Si Vintners, Margaret River, WA
1. Si White 2014
Reduced notes almost like our Leithaberg Chardonnay from Gernot Heinrich! 12,4 alc
Great texture, med acidity and white fruit, balanced finale!
2. Halcyon Vineyard 2012 Chardonnay
Great reduced notes; ripe pear notes, layered; balanced, refeshing acid structure, great freshness! 100% MLF! Beautifully balanced!
3. Chinchecle 2012 (Semillon)
10 days skin contact in whole bunches (maceration carbonique), in concrete egg; great skin contact flavour; great structure; beautiful finale!
4. Sophie 2014
Floral aroma, intriguing, slightly restrained!
5 days whole bunch
Fermented in eggs and the old oak
Great balance, beautiful spectrum of flavours; good texture!
5. 2012 Pinot Noir Halcyon Vineyard
2 years in barrel; fleshy, meaty, garrigue, developed, great fruit structure, beautiful balance, smokey just a touch, this is the best WA Pinot so far tasted! Little cloudy!
6. SI Red 2013 (80CS/10PV/10Malbec)
15 mts stainless steel
Primary fruit driven (just bottled last week); great balance, purity of fruit, enough structure through the grape tannin!
7. Halcyon Vineyard 2012
CS, great structure, beautiful density, great finale! Cassis and purity!