2016 Galli Estate Adele Nebbiolo

Highly Rated
A classically styled Nebbiolo from the rich red Cambrian soils of Heathcote.

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A powerful and serious Nebbiolo here that with some age showcases what makes the grape so great.

Dry and savoury, with significant, yet well integrated tannins that highlight why this varietal, when made with intent, truly needs some years for it to unfurl and showcase its true self. Earthen with tarry notes, dark cherry, and well-structured, this is in the zone as we speak.

No need to worry about cellaring, it will appeal to the true Nebb fanatic now, yet still has more to give with time.

Adele range that is focused on small batch, natural winemaking. Heathcote vineyard. Some shiraz skins are layered into the fermenter (around 5% of overall). Left on skins for about two months, then heads to old, large format oak.

95 Points - "ruit grown at Heathcote. 100% whole berries, 50+ days on skins, 18 months in old French oak. The colour, aromas, and flavours and are all distinctly varietal, albeit at the ripe and sweet-fruited end of the spectrum. The winemaking approach has been particularly successful achieving the distinctive tannin profile so pivotal to quality nebbiolo." Steven Creber (Halliday Wine Companion)

91 Points - "Earthy, savoury scents with plums, dried cranberry, tar and dark chocolate going on. Fine, chewy tannins wrap in dark cherry, dark chocolate, twiggy-brambly notes. Very dry, very savoury, powerful in tannins. Serious stuff here." Mike Bennie (Wine Front)

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