2020 Ponting Mowbray Boy Pinot Noir

Ponting |Tamar Valley |Pinot Noir
A rich, fruit driven Tamar Pinot, that is loaded with depth and flavour.

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As a young lad growing up in Launceston, Ricky credits his dad and the men of the Mowbray Cricket Club with teaching so much about the sport, and life in general. This wine honours that part of his life.

Utilising the secret winemaker handshake, Ricky and Ben worked in partnership with Tasmanian winemaker Jeremy Dineen on this wine. They utilised his contacts and relationships to source this truly scarce commodity; Tamar Valley Pinot Noir, which is known to produce such elegant and well-structured wines.

This is very much a fruit driven wine, and distinctly regional, dark cherries, lots of spice, great acidity. Hello, did someone say BBQ Duck?

Fruit was placed in an open ferment with a small percentage of whole bunch fermentation to give structure aromatics and spiciness to Pinot Noir. The fruit spent 10 days on skins in total, was gently pressed, then run straight to barrels, with a small percentage of new oak.

90 Points - "It's varietal and it's fresh and it drinks well. It's sweet-sour with rhubarb, red cherry, cedarwood and cranberry flavours though there's a fair amount of spice in the mix here too. It's dry to finish and it feels authentic all the way along the line.It's not short but I kept wanting just a little more length; a little extra time in bottle may well work wonders. In any case it's a good release." - Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

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