Athletes Of Wine - Vino Athlético Pinot Noir - 2017
Macedon Ranges, Victoria
The Athletes are Melbourne-based sommeliers Matt Broke and Liam O'Brien who work closely in the vineyards alongside the growers to ensure their relationship is less "business transaction" and more hands-on, interactive and symbiotic.
Vineyard: Kyneton, Macedon Ranges
Winemaking: Wild yeast, aged on full lees (no whole bunch), 10 months in old oak, only racked at bottling, bottled unfined and unfiltered. A small amount of sulphur added at bottling.
Total production: 336 dozen