Renards Folly Sangiovese Cabernet - McLaren Vale redsRenards Folly Sangiovese Cabernet - recommended by Winestate Magazine.Sangiovese Cabernet

  • Colour - Deep purple with a vibrant cherry rim
  • Nose - Aromas of exotic spices, dark cherries and mocha, are revealed in the bouquet of this fine wine.
  • Palate - Rich fruit characters continue onto the palate with hints of dark chocolate, fennel seed and toast, the palate is vibrant yet smooth and has a complex savoury charm, silky tannins and a dry, structured finish.
  • Winemaking - Picked late March 2011 and left on skins for several days prior to pressing. Fermented then matured in first and second year French Oak barriques for 15 months prior to bottling in June 2013.
  • Cellaring This wine is made to be enjoyed in its youth or if cellared correctly, over the next 3-4 years.


Alc 13.5%

 

Renards Folly Sauvignon Blanc Semillon - McLaren Vale whitesSauvignon Blanc Semillon

  • Colour - Medium straw with attractive lime green hues
  • Bouquet - A fragrant wine displaying tropical fruit and ripe gooseberry characters from the Sauvignon Blanc with vibrant lime from the Semillon.
  • Palate - A fresh and flavoursome palate of tropical flavours envelope the middle palate, leading to a refreshing clean finish of soft citric acids
  • Cellaring Potential - best enjoyed in its youth over the next 1-2 years.
  • Winemaking Notes - Picked early March, the grapes were pressed gently without crushing , allowing the juice to settle and clarify naturally. The juice was then cold fermented. Superior yeast strain was then used to extract the natural aromatics of the wine. The components were then blended together and received a light fining during stabilising.

 

Alc 12.5%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Renards Folly Shiraz - McLaren Vale redsShiraz

  • Colour - Full deep red with vibrant scarlet rim .
  • Boquet - Rich full Shiraz showing concentrated fruit influenced through the judicial use of American and French Oak. The wine shows vibrant dark fruits and hints of vanilla, nutmeg and cinnamon.
  • Palate - A stylish wine. It has full flavour in which the seamless, silky tannins meld with the concentrated fruit providing warmth and elegance to allow this wine to develop further complexity with ageing.
  • Food Suggestions - The wine will best match full flavoured meals, such as tender beef.
  • Cellaring Potential - Cellared correctly, this fine Shiraz should drink well for many years.
  • Winemaking Notes - The inherent fruit vibrancy of the wine comes from the vineyard, concentrating only on producing premium quality grapes from the heart of the McLaren Vale region. New American oak and 1 to 2 year French oak was used to integrate and define the balance of fruit and oak. Prior to bottling, the wine received a traditional fining with egg white to aid clarification and soften the tannins. The fruit sourced has been selected to give the depth and structure for which this wine is renowned.

 

Alc 14.0%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Renards Folly - makers of premium McLaren Vale wine.

 
 

...they source grapes from McLaren Vale, and allow the Vale to express itself without too much elaboration...

 

-James Halliday

 

There's plenty of lively Italian personality appearing in Australian wines these days with evocatively named varieties such as sangiovese...

-Tony Love

 


 

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Renards Folly recommended by Winestate Magazine