2023 "Tuff Nutt" Bianco D' Alessano Pet Nat
Petillant Naturel at its best- bright and zesty, and delicate fizziness for smashable easy drinking, with subtle complexity and savoriness to complement the fruit forward style.
Organic Bianco D' Alessano grapes were wild fermented in stainless steel to preserve all the citrus notes, then bottled just before finishing fermentation resulting in a delicate fizziness.
This year, Tuff Nutt gives us flavors of tropical fruits, preserved lemons and that signature briney saltiness everyone loves- making this one of the most drinkables Pet Nats on a hot Manila day. 11% abv
Reminds us of: Lemon, pineapple, flowers, salt
Quality Time: Serve well-chilled on a hot day or to kick-off a long night with friends. Great with fried food, your favorite fast food, potato chips, and other snacks.
Varietal: Bianco d’ Alessano
Style: Petillant Naturel (Sparkling)
Region: Loxton, Riverland, South Australia
Viticulture: Organic and Biodynamic from Sherwood Estate (owned by Proud Family)
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. Bottled under crown seal to finish ferment, resulting in the Petulant Naturel, light sparkling style.
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.
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