2019 ABEL VINTAGE CUVÉE
Made from single vineyard from Piper's River in northern Tasmania. that is 1000 ft. above sea level. Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Meunier all hand-picked and whole bunch pressed and with primary fermentation in old French barriques. Secondary fermentation undertaken in this bottle in the traditional method and left on lees for 3 years. Disgorged in July 2022.
2019 Abel Vintage Cuvée is an enticing yellow with straw tinges.
The nose displays bright fresh citrus, red apple and cut strawberries with hints of oyster shell. On the palate there is more lemon, lime and strawberries with wonderful texture from extended lees storage and persistent, fine bead.