Black Pearl Mourvedre 2015. Awarded 4.5 stars in the John Platter Guide.
The 2015 Black Pearl Mourvedre (100%)is natural wine, only grapes added, no yeast, sulphur or tartaric acis added.
.It has a lifting sour cherry nose, with hints of balsam, vanilla and herbs. The palate is medium bodied with wild berry fruit aromas, a sweet silky mouthfeel and firm yet supple tannins, leading into a persistent fruity and spicy finish.
Alc: 13.5%, pH: 3.7, TA: 5.5 g/l, RS: 2.8 g/l.
Matured 14 months in French oak.
This wine was intended to be a one-off in 2014 but we liked it so much that Mary-Lou made it again.
Only 150 x 12 cases produced.