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2018 Meadowbank Harvest Sparkling

Derwent Valley, TAS

Not quite a Pet-Nat, but close. Tiny production. Ripper fun to drink.

$32.00

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About The Wine

This is a rare release of something from the experimental side of Meadowbank vineyards in Tasmania.

This little number came into being through a 'bleed-off' of fermenting juice from the Meadowbank Pinot Noir and the next vintage of Meadowbank Blanc de Blancs Sparkling. It's almost a Pet-Nat, but not quite.

What it is, is a spritzy, spritely pink coloured delight. Think fizz watermelon juice and you're heading in the right direction. Very little of this made it to the mainland.

If you want to give this a rip, you'll need to be quick.

About Meadowbank

Meadowbank is one of the oldest vineyards in Tasmania with the Ellis family having farmed this site since 1976.

This is one of the most important sites on the Apple Isle.

After taking a brief hiatus from producing their own wines, Meadowbank now has the formidable talents of winemaker Peter Dredge at their disposal.

With Dredge in the winemaking hot seat, Meadowbank is set to be one of the benchmark producers in Tasmania for many years to come.

Winemaker Peter Dredge
Winemaker Peter Dredge
Derwent Valley, TAS
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From The Producer

The Meadowbank Harvest Sparkling is a super-fun Tasmanian sparkling rose wine for easy Spring-Summer drinking.

95% Pinot Noir Rose blended with Chardonnay juice and fermented dry in bottle, the sparkling is a gorgeous pink with a fine spritz to enjoy with friends, family and food. Enjoy.

Blend : Pinot Noir (95%), Chardonnay (5%)
Closure : Crown
Drink Until : 2020
Bottle Size : 750ml

Meadowbank Vineyard
Meadowbank Vineyard
Derwent Valley, TAS
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This is just a bucketload of fun to guzzle! Cloudy but electric pink in the glass. It smells of watermelon, cherry and flowers, some cidery notes, kombucha and a hint of sweetness. Fine foamy fizz through the mouth. Good clip of acidity. Makes you want to do cartwheels. Unpretentious and just great drinking. - Different Drop Wine Team

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Pale Pink Spritz

This lovely pale pink sparkling wine was perfect to serve at a recent 2 year old birthday. Not to the kids, though. Gentle structure, deliciously dry. The crown seal made it easy to open a few. So we did.

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Delicious

and just a little bit different.

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