La Bratta Rosso

La Bratta Rosso

2014 Red Blend
Margaret River, WA

A defining bottle of the family, Inspired by the village of La Bratta in Northern Italy where Garry's mother was born.

Wine Details

Region
Margaret River
Vintage
2014
Type
Red Wine
Variety
Red Blend
Volume
750mL
Alcohol Volume
14%
PH
3.42
Standard Drinks
8.3
Maturation
20 months in two to three year old French oak
Closure
Screw Cap
Bottling Date
October 2017
Harvest Date
April 2014
Background
Inspired by the village of La Bratta in Northern Italy where my mother was born, and my grandfather and great grandfather were grape growers for the local community winery.
Vineyard Notes
All grapes home grown, except the Touriga Nacional (Donnybrook, WA).
Winemaking
Past Vintages: 2007- Malbec 2009- Cabernet Franc 2012- Shiraz/Nebbiolo Only 250 dozen produced
Tasting Notes
The wine is a sumptuous mix of Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Touriga Nacional & Cabernet Sauvignon, each of which plays its role in bringing harmony to the glass. An intensely aromatic and ever-evolving wine. Perfect for long cellaring or long dinners!
Style
Exotic
Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential
Cellar to 2025
Food Matches
Traditional Italian cuisine or smoked cheeses and crusty bread.

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