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2015 Goodman Pinot Noir

Yarra Valley, Vic

Aged Upper Yarra Pinot that's always under the radar.

$35.00

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About

About the Wine

Yarra Valley Pinot is always a beautiful thing. With a little bottle age its perfumed red cherry fruit and delicate tones evolve further, adding touches of earth and fine spices.

This small cellar release from the exceptional 2015 vintage, is showing all those extra layers.

It’s a great value expression crafted from cool upper Yarra Valley fruit, by the ever-talented Kate Goodman.

About Goodman

Kate Goodman has worked for some of the biggest names in Australian wine, including powerhouses Dalwhinnie, Seppelts and Wirra Wirra. She was last at ground-breaking newcomer Punt Road Wines in the Yarra Valley, before establishing her own winery in the Yarra Valley in 2012.

Yarra Valley Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon are the hallmark varieties of Goodman Wines.

Kate takes great joy in evoking the sights, smells and tastes of Italy in her Vermentino and Negroamaro wines, using grapes grown in Heathcote.

 

Winemaker Kate Goodman
Winemaker Kate Goodman
Yarra Valley, VIC
Additional Info

From the Producer

The high elevation and red volcanic soils of the Willowlake Vineyard in the Yarra Valley.

The fruit is hand harvested and distributed into large open fermenters. I keep about 30% of the fruit in whole bunches and de-stem the rest. A seven day cold soak preceded fermentation. After 18 days on skins I pressed the wine to French oak for maturation.

Perfumed with red fruit, flowers and forest undergrowth, the palate has great length and structure form the careful use of stalks, finishing with a silky texture and fine tannins

Blend : Pinot Noir (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2022
Bottle Size : 750ml

Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

94Points
Halliday Wine Companion

Ship-shape pinot noir. Light and shade, depth and length. It tastes of anise and red cherry, plum pie and spice, a light kiss of sweet oak making a positive contribution. You take a sip and immediately think 'yep, that's good'. - Campbell Mattinson (Halliday Wine Companion)

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