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2017 Coulter C2 Sangiovese

Gluggable Sangiovese from an impressive young winemaker. In Campbell Mattinsin's words, "Drinkability is rarely so impressive."

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About The Wine

This is a bright and vibrant version of Sangiovese sourced from one vineyard in the Adelaide Hills.

Sangiovese can be a little raw as a young wine. The tannins hard, the fruit a little drying, but the Coulter Sangiovese looks pretty as a picture from day one. It's got everything you want in Sangiovese but with an easy-to-love personality.

The 2017 vintage received a glowing 95 point review from Campbell Mattinson which he dubbed, "An outstanding wine."

It's the sort of wine you want on hand when good friends pop around and a plate of charcuterie is being shared.

About Coulter

Chris Coulter has worked for numerous Australian wineries on his journey to start his eponymous Adelaide Hills label.

He works with predominantly Mediterranean varieties grown in small pockets of the region.

The wines show the thumbprint of winemaking class, cool-climate elegance and an early drinking succulence.

Winemaker Chris Coulter
Winemaker Chris Coulter
Adelaide Hills, SA
Additional Info

From The Producer

C2 is our adaptation of this classic Italian variety. Carbonic maceration, 30% whole bunch ferment. Highly aromatic, bright, juby & savoury with a powder tannin structure. In a word... delicious.

1500 bottles produced

Blend : Sangiovese (100%)
ABV : 13.50%
Closure : Screw cap
Drink Until : 2024
Bottle Size : 750ml

Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

95Points
Halliday Wine Companion

"Nails it. The flavours flow freely from the outset but just when you think they're about to stop - they get a second wind. The spread of flavour through the finish here is really quite something. Cherry, plums, dry spice and earth. It takes complexity in its stride and makes (high) quality look easy. An outstanding wine." - Campbell Mattinson (Halliday Wine Companion)

94Points
The Wine Front

"In a word: Yes. Savoury at heart but well fruited; juicy and joyous; tannic in an integrated way; but most of all, it puts on a show through the finish. There’s serious length to this wine. It starts off in italics and finishes in bold. One sip and you’re asking for a top-up. Drinkability is rarely so impressive." - Campbell Mattinson (the Wine Front)

Delivery

Delivery is Free for any order over $149 or more, or just $10 for any orders of $149 or less. There is no minimum order quantity and you can mix and match as much as you like. Make your perfect mix pack!

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Warehouse Pickup Due to some restrictions on our warehouse lease agreement and COVID concerns we are no longer offering Warehouse Pickup as an option and will be delivering all orders moving forward. Delivery is free (for orders over $149) and fast so please select one of our great delivery options at checkout. Sorry for any inconvenience caused by this change! The Different Drop Team.

Express Same Day Delivery is available for Sydney postcodes within 10km of the CBD. There is a $10 delivery surcharge and the order is needs to be placed before 12pm midday weekdays for same day delivery. Express courier deliveries cannot be left unattended and require a receiver signature.

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Returns are free for 100 days after purchase. You can view the conditions of our return policy here

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FaQs
Do I have to order in dozens?

No, please mix it up! You can order wines in any quantity and variation you like. You can order 1 bottle or 50. We challenge you to make the ultimate mixed pack of wine!

Are there volume discounts?

No our pricing is aiming to the best in the market already. For very large orders (weddings etc) we are open to negotiating though. Just give us a call. How does the price match work?

Everyday Low & Consistent Pricing is something we strongly believe in. We want our customers to feel confident they are always getting the best price. If you see a price lower somewhere else let us know and we'll match it. We'll even retrospectively refund you if you have already purchased from us but you see a lower price somewhere later on. Our price match policy can be seen here.

I am trying to add more of a wine to my cart but it won’t let me?

This means we are running low on stock of that wine. So for example, if the website will only allow you to add 3 bottles and no more, then that is all we have of that particular wine. The good news is we may be able to order more for you. Just contact us on 1300 668 385 or hello@differentdrop.com and we'll organise the additional quantity for you.

Does Different Drop have a physical store?

No, not really. More of a warehouse/office. We do however offer a Click & Collect option from our warehouse in Ultimo, Sydney. Our warehouse address for Click & Collect is: F5A, 42 Wattle St, Ultimo, 2007

Can I special order a wine you do not sell?

If it’s doable, then we’ll make it happen. Just contact us directly via phone, chat or email and we’ll find out for you right away. Please note that in most cases special orders such as these will need to be in full case lots (6 or 12 bottles).

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