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Entry Information
Entry Number32D#15
BrandLarry Cherubino Wines
Wine NameLaissez Faire Mencia
OriginSingle Vineyard
Viticulturist NameLarry Cherubino
Commercial LabelYes
Availabilitycellar door
Judging Results
Medal / AwardGold
Judge 1Purple red, white spice, cranberry and exotic red fruits, soft and rich tannins
Judge 2reductive and high alcohol, hard to find the fruit on the nose, lean fruit on the plate. lacking balance.
Judge 3Bright dark red. Rich black jubes, aniseed. Ripe and fruity with assertive tannins and soft acidity.
Associate Judgeruby red, a touch oyster, icing sugar, soft palate, easy to drink, commercial.
Varietal: MencĂ­a / Jaen, GI: Frankland River, 100%
CloneUnknown, Roostock: NONE - Own Roots, 100%
Soil TypeLoam,Gravel,Rocky
Elevation250 Metres above sea level
Planting Density1650 Vines / Ha
Growing MethodSustainable
Crop Yeild4.00 Tonnes / Ha
Harvest Date20 / Apr / 2018
Wine Making Information
FermentOpen Fermenter 100%
MaturationSmall Format Oak 100%
Bottling Date20 / Mar / 2019
Cases Produced78
Force ClassFalse
Winemaker NoteLarry Cherubino, Andrew Siddell, Matt Buchan