2017 Small Island Single Site North Pinot Noir

Glen Gary, TAS

Smouldering release of a single site Pinot Noir from the north of Tasmania.

$55.00

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About
Outstanding wine. Ever so complex.

Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

About The Wine

A hidden gem of the Apple Isle, the Small Island Wines are making plenty of noise with only a small range.

This is their single site Pinot Noir from the Glen Garry vineyard in the North of the island. Focused, intense and brooding, this is a Pinot Noir with a lot of charisma.

Oak set decidedly to the background, the fruit from this excellent vineyard front and centre. In Campbell Mattinson's 94+ point review, he dubbed it, "an exciting wine."

Only 72 dozen made.

About Small Island Wines

Small Island Wines is a mirco-batch Tasmanian wine company founded by James Broinowski in 2015 after raising the money to launch his brand via a successful crowd-funding campaign through Kickstarter.

James focuses his time on producing Pinot Noir with regional accents from around Tasmania, with a little Rosé and Riesling being made as well.

The wines have received quite a lot of press in only a short amount of time. James Halliday wrote, "It looks very much like a potential acorn to oak story, for the quality of the wines is seriously good." after trying only the first release from 2015.

Since then, James hasn't looked back.

James Broinowski
James Broinowski
Credit: Kim Eiszele
Reviews

Critic Reviews

94Points
The Wine Front

"Outstanding wine. Ever so complex. Peppery, spicy, stemmy and yet rushed with succulent forest berries. It’s a wine with a whole lot to say and a silken way of saying it. It’s an exciting wine. Rigorous in the case it makes for itself." - Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

Additional Info

From The Producer

Single-vineyard, Glen Garry. Warm site with grey sandy loam soils just west of Exeter in the states central north. Around 20% whole bunch foot stomped and just a dash of re shaved oak. Unfiltered and unfind with minimal sulpher. 

Blend : Pinot Noir (100%)
Closure : Screw cap
Drink Until : 2028
Bottle Size : 750ml
Production : 72 dozen

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