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Mac Forbes Pinot Noir Yarra Valley 2009

Winemaker's Notes:

Color: Medium red brick (vibrant). Nose: Sappy dark cherry with red licorice, raspberries and sour cherry. Palate: Very strong/generous front to mid palate of plums and graphite, with fine grainy tannins. Good length.

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Mac Forbes Wines:
Mac Forbes isn't afraid to push the boundaries of cool climate viticulture and winemaking. Eight small vineyards (Yarra Valley and Strathbogie Ranges) are hand tended with the focus being plant and soil health. This respect for soil, vine and environment continues in the winery where fruit balance, purity and minimal inputs are considered paramount in allowing for maximum vineyard expression. ... Read more
Mac Forbes isn't afraid to push the boundaries of cool climate viticulture and winemaking. Eight small vineyards (Yarra Valley and Strathbogie Ranges) are hand tended with the focus being plant and soil health. This respect for soil, vine and environment continues in the winery where fruit balance, purity and minimal inputs are considered paramount in allowing for maximum vineyard expression. Winemaking is old fashioned and thoughtful with each parcel of fruit handled separately. The Yarra Valley comprises a number of sub-regions, providing a platform for pinot noir, chardonnay, syrah and cabernets. The elevated Strathbogie Ranges is cool and dry growing some of the most pure and distinctive riesling in the world. Read less

Color: Medium red brick (vibrant). Nose: Sappy dark cherry with red licorice, raspberries and sour cherry. Palate: Very strong/generous front to mid palate of plums and graphite, with fine grainy tannins. Good length.

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