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2017 Patrick Sullivan Pink Pound Pinot Rosé

Gippsland, VIC

Playful textural Rosé built for Summertime smashing by Pat Sullivan.

$29.00

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It’s excellent rose, right in the zone. Far out, such good drinking.

Mike Bennie (The Wine Front)

About The Wine

Pool parties, BBQs, sunshine and the sweltering heat of Summer - that's what was in mind when Pat Sullivan built this Rosé.

It's made from Pinot Noir from his sister's neighbour's vineyard between the Yarra and Macedon and boy does this cruise its way into the "Summertime-smashing" section of the fridge.

Unfined, unfettered Rosé in peak drinking form. As Mike Bennie wrote in his 93 pointreview, "It’s excellent rose, right in the zone. Far out, such good drinking."

Beach towels at the ready...

About Patrick Sullivan

The wild-haired Patrick Sullivan is a farmer first, winemaker second.

His pride and joy is his vineyard in the Strezleki Ranges in the Gippsland G.I. of Victoria. On this plot of land, Pat farms with organic principals alongside Bill Downie, one of the most revolutionary winemakers of his generation.

Bill takes the Pinot Noir from the vineyard, Pat takes the Chardonnay and a few other bits and pieces. The wines are un-tinkered with, fermented in neutral vessels with little or no sulphur and are made to express their special site and the vagaries of vintage.

In Pat's words, "The wines are inspired by emotion, a moment in time and a sense of place."

Pat in his garden
Pat in his garden
Gippsland, VIC
Reviews

Critic Reviews

93Points
The Wine Front

"Scents of rose petal, watermelon juice, sweet spice, faint lavender. Light and crisp, barely there red berry fruitiness, very dry and shows a good dash of savouriness in saline acidity and just-so nuttiness. Sheesh, chalky tannins and amaro bitterness are working a mojo in this wine, and flavours stretch long and refreshing through the palate. It’s excellent rose, right in the zone. Far out, such good drinking."- Mike Bennie (The Wine Front)

Additional Info

From The Producer

This is what Summer is about. Rose and sunshine rose and sunshine. Dry textured and slurp able. the perfect everyday drink.

Blend : Pinot Noir (100%)
ABV : 13.5%
Closure : DIAM Cork
Drink Until : 2020
Bottle Size : 750ml

Pat in his shed with his huge ceramic eggs
Pat in his shed with his huge ceramic eggs
Gippsland, VIC
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