2023 "Pretty Boy" Nero d' Avola Rosato
Our best selling rose wine is back bringing all the funky, fruity and fun! Each bottle of this small-batch, handmade natty wine is made from biodynamically farmed Nero d’ Avola crushed and left to soak on skins for 6 hours giving that signature blush pink tone. Wild fermented in stainless steel, the wine is able to preserve a spectrum of flavors- freeze dried strawberry and cream on the nose and raspberry, candy and rose water on the palate. And with a little bit of savory herbaceous quality and vibrant acidity, this wine is layered and makes one refreshing drink. 11.5% abv.
Reminds us of: Dried Strawberry, Caramel Candy, Cream, Rose, Herbs
Serve and Pair: Chilled for afternoons with the family or for lively late-night drinking with good friends. Great with cured meats, cheesy pizza and fried chicken.
Freeze Dried Strawberries
Varietal: Nero d’ Avola
Region: Riverland, South Australia
Viticulture: Organic and Biodynamic
Interventions: Hand picked, wild yeast, unfined and unfiltered, no addition except minimal SO2
Winemaking: Wild fermented in stainless steel to retain and preserve all the flavors and aromas. After crushing, this Nero d’ Avola spent 6 hours giving that blush pink tone
From Winemaker’s website:
Delinquente makes small batch, minimal intervention wines from Southern Italian grape varieties grown in the Riverland, South Australia.
Delinquente was born and raised in the Riverland, surrounded by vineyards and the mighty Murray River. This is Con-Greg’s attempt at making the best wine he can from the place he grew up. Organically grown, minimal intervention, honest, hand-made wines that not only are great fun to drink, but represent the sun, the red dirt and uniquely Australian terroir of the Riverland.
The Riverland can be very hot and very dry, particularly through the vines growing season. For that reason, Con-Greg chosen to work with Southern Italian grape varieties – varieties that are suited to the climate, need less water and are naturally drought resistant, are late ripening and retain natural acidity. In this way, Delinquente is more environmentally sustainable, and allow him to make wines with lower alcohol levels but heaps of freshness and flavour.
Delinquente is “delinquent” in Italian, which speaks to their desire to always buck the trend, break rules and do things our way. To that end, all of the incredible artwork for Delinquente, from the labels, to cartons, tees and even gifs, are created by his good friend Jason Koen, AKA “Ankles”. Delinquente is his passion project, evident in the intensity of his hand drawn labels which pop from across the room, and the deeply important and personal themes that they speak of.
Sometimes you’ve got to heed the call of the wild child within.
Sometimes you’ve got to go home with a bunch of grapes who’re ugly as sin.
Delivery within Metro Manila:
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