Medium bodied at most, sappy and animated, redcurrant and pomegranate, fine burr of kitten’s tongue tannin, pleasing sense of delicacy, and pretty fine length. Delicious.
About the Wine
The remarkable Bass Phillip Pinot Noirs are the benchmark for Gippsland Pinot Noir.
The phenomenal concentration achieved by Phillip Jones comes from the ground up. Biodynamic farming and extreme attention to detail in the vineyard yielding fruit undeniably of a world class standard.
The Estate Pinot Noir sets the tone for the vintage. The 2015 looking every bit the distinguished figure that this wine has become. Gary Walsh rating it 94+ points and labelling it, quite simply, "Delicious."
A staple of many a great Australian cellar, the 2015 Bass Phillip Estate Pinot Noir will mature for decades to come.
About Bass Phillip
The great Bass Phillip Estate is one of Australia’s most iconic producers. For decades Phillip Jones has farmed his Gippsland plot with adherence to organic and biodynamic farming, the meticulous attention to detail in the vineyard yielding one of Australia’s truly world class wines.
The Bass Phillip Pinot Noir is a benchmark wine, rightfully one of the most collected in the country. Jones’ wines are incredible. They are wines of power, personality and persistence, and need a place in every true collector's cellar.