Nouveau

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Nouveau’ represents new ideas about sustainability and drinkability of wine styles in the Barossa Valley.

An un-oaked blend of Touriga Nacional (Portugese) with its trademark rose petal aromatics and Montepulciano (Italian) for its fresh cherry flavours has produced a delicious, easy drinking red wine for all year round. Sustainable farming, low alcohol, light weight bottle, recycled cement label and low in sulphur.  Chill & Enjoy!

2014 HEAD ‘Nouveau’ Touriga & Montepulciano, Marananga ”“ Barossa Valley

Opaque crimson red.  The nose shows violets, earth, spiced cherries and licquorice. Light bodied red fruit on the palate with fresh, vibrant, juicy tonic-like tannins.  Completely smashable, diverse and delicious. The perfect luncheon wine to enjoy chilled with Spanish tapas. Drink now and over 5 years.

An un-oaked 65/35% blend that actually meets Alex Head’s agenda: a perfumed bouquet (cherry blossom, rose-petals & spice) and a black cherry palate that is light and fresh, that also has saliva generating tannins.  A mini tour de force designed for drinking right now, but has a sneaky ‘real wine’ power within. 13% alc. Drink till 2018.
James Halliday – Wine Companion, 94Pts

Trophy & Gold ”“ Marananga Wine Show