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2017 Between Five Bells Amber

Geelong, VIC

The first full-blown skin contact white wine from Ray Nadeson at B5B. Exciting stuff!

$35.00

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About The Wine

Dr Ray Nadeson is your classic 'mad scientist' in the wine world. An academic and scientific background sits behind a seemingly endless creative streak in his winemaking. Each vintage there's new projects brought to bottle. Here's his latest instalment.

The B5B Amber is a bottling from a single 800L terracotta amphora. More than half the wine is made up of Pinot Gris that sat on skins inside the earthen vessel for 150 days before it was joined by a wild motley crew of white varieties bringing different colours and detail to the party.

Unsurprisingly, Ray's first crack at an amber wine is a massive success. Spicy, grippy and a little bit wild, this is a great example of Australian amber winemaking.

The terracotta amphora that birthed the first B5B Amber
The terracotta amphora that birthed the first B5B Amber
Geelong, VIC
Reviews

Critic Reviews

DDS review

"Vibrant spicy ginger notes, nectarines and zesty acidity. Get in quick for this delicious wine!" - Dr. Ray Nadeson, Winemaker

Additional Info

From The Producer

The first release of the Between Five Bells Amber wine is 62% Pinot gris which spent 150 days on skins in our 800lt amphora. during the ferment process we added in 32% Riesling, 4% Chardonnay & 2% Viognier.

ABV : 11.2%
Closure : Screw cap
Drink Until : 2020
Bottle Size : 750ml
Production : 88 dozen

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