Oakridge | 'Single Vineyard Series' Meunier Brut Rosé | 2017
Funky red fruit, smokey, creamy raspberries and plum. The palate is ripe, unctuous and generous, filled with plush, blood orange and tangerine. This is a meal in itself. Serve with charcuterie and figs.
Oakridge is a family-owned winery, cellar door and restaurant, located in the heart of Victoria’s oldest wine region – the Yarra Valley. Established in 1978, Oakridge has grown to become an internationally recognised producer of award-winning wines and must-visit Yarra Valley destination.
As a pioneer of the wine growing region of the upper Yarra Valley, Oakridge is known for producing distinctive single-vineyard wines that reflect the unique terroir of the region. Today, Oakridge is still a family owned company, supported by the Atlas/D’Aloisio family since 2007. Chief Winemaker, David Bicknell has led the winemaking team since 2002.
100% Pinot Meunier | Handpicked and chilled overnight before whole bunch pressing to tank for a natural fermentation | 20% was fermented in old oak to add complexity | Full malolactic fermentation | 2 Years on Lees | 8.5 g/L dosage | Method Traditional | Disgorged August 2020 | 750 ml | 12.5% ABV