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2020 Dr. Ongo Red-Ish Blend

Derwent Valley, TAS

A blend of four Pinot Noirs: Meunier, Noir, Gris and Blanc with a splash of Riesling thrown in. This is the most Summery red wine imaginable.

$40.00

Rated 4.3 out of 5
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About The Wine

A word of warning on this, the Dr. Edge Red-Ish is about as flat-out delicious as red-ish wine gets.

This is a blend of ALL the Pinots: Meunier, Noir, Gris, & Blanc, freshened up with a splash of Riesling.

The aromatics here will make your head spin. It's dizzyingly floral, all fresh spring flowers, sweet cherries, raspberries and watermelon with a sprig or two of fresh herbs thrown in the mix. The palate is uber-refreshing, the acidity is bright, the tannin fine and tightly dialled in.

Pete suggests drinking it with slight chill, no arguments from us. Be aware, this bottle will disappear in no time.

About Dr. Edge

Peter Dredge is Dr. Edge. He is one of the most intuitive and talented winemakers on the Apple Isle.

With a wealth of experience garnered at wineries such as Petaluma, he has revitalised the Meadowbank label and returned it to its place as one of the must-watch vineyards in Tasmania.

A nominee for the Young Gun of Wine Awards in 2017 for his work at Meadowbank, Dr. Edge is his passion project, a place where he can feel free to take risks and make Pinot Noir that truly excites him.

Winemaker Peter Dredge
Winemaker Peter Dredge
Derwent Valley, TAS
Additional Info

From The Producer

Pinot Meunier, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Pinot Blanc and a dash of Riesling. Fresh, spicy, easy drinking red - Best Chilled

Blend : Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Riesling
ABV : 12.5%
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2023
Bottle Size : 750ml

Dr. Edge inspecting grapes
Dr. Edge inspecting grapes
Derwent Valley, TAS
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Just chillin

Unusual mix of red and white pinot varieties, but an exceptional drop on a hot day in Brisbane. For those who need some extra grunt above a rose'.

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Terrific warm weather juice!

Fantastic wine, perfect for 25 degrees and above (slightly chilled), although i can't quite put my finger on what would bring it up to 5 stars.

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Unbeatable Summer Drinking!

This is the tastiest warm-weather "red" I've ever had. All the Pinots making all the deliciousness. I'm in love. Order arrived the day after I ordered which is CRAZY. Thanks DD. Best online wine store I've found. You've got a new fanboy!

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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!

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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. 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: 3 Fig St, Ultimo, 2007/ Please make sure you have placed your order before arriving at the warehouse

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